When I saw this video, I had to post it. To let you guys know, it's been a WHOLE 10+ years since I been to Haiti, probably closer to 15 years to be accurate. I'm not sure if my family and I traveled to the tourist parts of the country when I was younger... Continue Reading →
Here’s a fun fact. Missionaries from the United States, Canada, France, and Britain established several schools in Haiti. In the 1980s, Kreyol was forbidden as a language in schools that were taught entirely in French. Students were often times castigated if caught speaking Kreyol on school grounds.
Here’s a fun fact. In 1974, Haiti had the honor of being the second country in the Caribbean to qualify for the 10th FIFA World Cup championship. That year it was held in Germany. It was another 14 years before another Caribbean nation qualified for that honor. To the utter astonishment, and downright shock of... Continue Reading →
If you have been keeping up with Haiti or just recently noticed Haiti due to some recent controversy then you probably realized that Haiti is not in the best shape. In the 2016, Haiti exported $1.15B and imported $3B, leaving them with a negative balance of 1.85b. The top countries that lead in exports have... Continue Reading →
Unless you've been living under a rock, you have heard how President Trump described the country of Haiti and the continent of Africa. He refers to them as a "shithole". Trump is 71 years old, was elected to the highest office in the USA, and is suppose to represent all of America. That is exactly... Continue Reading →