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Magnitude 5.9 Earthquake Hits Haiti, At Least 12 Dead & 188 Injured

by Teddy Grant   Oct 08, 2018

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Haiti on Saturday killing at least 12 people, according to Yahoo.  Haiti’s civil protection agency, which first reported the... Read More

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Missionary Sentenced to 23 Years in Prison for Abusing Haitian Children

by Teddy Grant   Jul 26, 2018

A Virginia missionary was sentenced to 23 years in prison on Monday for sexually abusing Haitian children, Virginia’s NBC’s 10 reports. Officials said that... Read More

Protests, Protesters, Haiti, Fuel

Protests Continue in Haiti After Government Backs Down on Plan to Raise Fuel Prices

by Teddy Grant   Jul 10, 2018

Protesters in Port-au-Prince, Haiti fought with police on Monday during the fourth day of conflict stemming from the government’s plan to raise fuel prices,... Read More

Haitian Citizens Blocked From Receiving Temporary Work Visas

Haitian Citizens Blocked From Receiving Temporary Work Visas

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 19, 2018

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will discontinue allowing Haitians to obtain temporary agricultural and seasonal visas, CNN reports. According to the news outlet,... Read More

Don Lemon Is Visibly Irked Explaining Racism to MLK’s Nephew on MLK Day

Don Lemon Is Visibly Irked Explaining Racism to MLK’s Nephew on MLK Day

by Zahara Hill   Jan 16, 2018

Welcome to the twilight zone: where a journalist who once advised Black men to pull their pants up if they were truly passionate about eradicating... Read More

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Trump: ‘I’m Not a Racist’

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 16, 2018

Since he took office, President Donald J. Trump has been vehemently defending himself against claims that he is racist. And since he’s taken office,... Read More

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MLK’s Nephew: Trump Isn’t ‘Racist in the Traditional Sense’

by Zahara Hill   Jan 12, 2018

Just one day after referring to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as “s**thole countries” President Donald Trump hosted an event on Friday in... Read More

All Hail Don Lemon’s Unapologetic ‘CNN Tonight’ Remarks [VIDEO]

All Hail Don Lemon’s Unapologetic ‘CNN Tonight’ Remarks [VIDEO]

by Zahara Hill   Jan 12, 2018

CNN Tonight host Don Lemon was once perceived as a questionable figure in the Black community. But ever since this whole Trump presidency thing... Read More

Here Are All the People Donald Trump Insulted at the GOP Debate

Trump: Why Do People from ‘S**thole Countries’ Keep Coming to America?

by Zahara Hill   Jan 11, 2018

President Donald Trump seems to have quite the penchant for belittling Black immigrants with racist tropes and spite as of late. Haitians and Africans were the... Read More

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Trump to Kick Nearly 60,000 Haitian Earthquake Refugees Out Of U.S.

by Zahara Hill   Nov 21, 2017

The Trump administration plans to end the Temporary Protected Status of around 60,000 Haitian refugees displaced by the 2010 Haitian earthquake. TPS allows citizens... Read More