The Haitian Internet Newsletter

Read the Haitian Internet Newsletter, a very informative Haitian news and Information Blog that caters to young Haitian-Americans in the United States and across the Haitian Diaspora.

Farewell to a Journalism Icon: Remembering Liliane Pierre-Paul of Radio Kiskeya

Liliane Pierre Paul, Haitian Journalist On Monday 31 July, 2023, Radio Kiskeya announced the death of their famous journalist Liliane Pierre-Paul over the air. The Haitian media was mourning the death of one their best. more »

Gade Video sa: ZAFEM music Le Plein, Twoubadou Style

A group of Young Haitians singing ZAFEM, Le Plen, en Twoubadou Watch this video of a group of young Haitian artists in Haiti performing the popular song "Le Plein" by ZAFEM twoubadou Style. more »

Some if us live is like roosters in a cockfight - But who wins the cockfight?

The Haitian people are in a cockfight -- There is a lot of cockfighting going on in the Haitian community. We fight amongst ourselves, our kids live with the shame while the world is laughing at us. It's like a cockfight. more »

Bouki and Ti Malice, where do they come from and how did they end up in Haitian folklore and storytelling?

Istwa Bouki ak Malis - Istwa Jan Sot ak Jan Lespri - Haitian Folktales Explained Growing up in Haiti we all heard stories of Bouki and Ti Malice but have you ever wondered where these two popular characters Bouki and Ti Malice originate from? Here is what I found out. more »

How many generations to be considered of Haitian descent? How to know if you are of Haitian descent

Wyclef Jean Holding His Green Card And Haitian Passport I was reviewing one of the comments made about Stephen Curry on this website, an American basketball player in the NBA who happens to be of Haitian descent. So I decided to clarify what it means to be of Haitian descent once and for all. more »

List of Haitian NBA Players

PHOTO: Skal Labissiere, From Haiti to the NBA Here is the complete list of Haitian basketball players and American basketball players of Haitian descent playing in the NBA, The National Basketball Association: more »

First Haitian drafted in the NFL?

Answered: Who was the first Haitian drafted in the NFL? more »

Haitian LALO - What is it called in English?

This is what Fey LALO (Jute Leaves) looks like - Haitians love to eat Legume Lalo Haitians love LALO legume but what is the plant called in English? What do you look for when you go looking for LALO in an American supermarket? Here is what I found out, plus I have a surprise for you... more »

The only black man on the Titanic was Haitian - The life story of Joseph Phillipe Lemercier Laroche

Joseph Phillippe Lemercier Laroche, his wife and daughters - The only interracial couple on board RMS Titanic You've seen the movie TITANIC starring Leonardo DiCaprio but did you know there was a Haitian engineer passenger on the real RMS Titanic? more »

Can I Eat Mangoes if I have Diarrhea?

Haitian Mango - It's Mango season in Haiti! Can you eat mangoes when you have diarrhea? The answer is YES. Did you know eating mangoes can help to control diarrhea? more »