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My Week In Haiti (Part 1)

Earlier this year, I was presented with the opportunity to team up with Gospel Ministries To Children (GMTC) and go to Haiti for a week and of course, without a doubt, I accepted. 491 more words


New Book—“Why Haiti Needs New Narratives: A Post-Quake Chronicle” 

Gina Athena Ulysse’s Why Haiti Needs New Narratives: A Post-Quake Chronicle (Wesleyan University Press, 2015) offers a nuanced analysis of the complexities of post-quake Haiti and its representations through her perspective as an anthropologist, artist, and insider. 365 more words

New Books

A Peculiar People

I was talking to a friend last night and we were discussing the longevity of certain waiting periods we have experienced in our lives. One of them of course, was in regards to relationships. 874 more words

Doing Life To My Best Ability

4th Annual National Association of Haitian Professionals Coming to South Florida November 2015

The National Association of Haitian Professionals (NAHP) will host their Fourth Annual Conference on November 12-14, 2015 at the Biscayne Bay campus of Florida International University in Miami, FL. 775 more words

Social Action

Weekly News Roundup, September 4

People-power and the ‘Guatemalan Spring’

The group connected on social networks and were so incensed by the brazen corruption that they promoted a get-together with the hashtag #renunciaya, hoping a few hundred like-minded people might turn up to demand the resignations of the corrupt officials.  1,017 more words


Digicel, Haiti: Get Bonus 3x + Free Intl Calls, 09/4/2015

Promotion: Bonus 3x + Free Intl Calls
Operator: Digicel Haiti
Country: Haiti
Denominations: USD 10 and up
Denominations(local): CAD 12 and up

Terms and Conditions: – A prepaid customer receives bonus credit equivalent to the credit purchased. 97 more words


On the eve of returning to Haiti…

Tonight, as I pack my bags and get ready to return to Haiti for the first time since moving back to New York in July, I can’t help but laugh about how different my frame of mind is from the night before I flew to Haiti for the very first time in January 2015. 268 more words