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Haitians in the DR: Students with no real choice | Opinion

The Dominican Republic and Haiti share the island of Hispaniola, however relations between the two international locations have been rancorous for nearly two centuries. As Haiti as soon as once more teeters on the brink, I spent every week in the Dominican Republic, conversing with Haitians dwelling there. This is the second column of a […]

Haitians fighting food insecurity, in New York and beyond

Quite a lot of components trigger food insecurity in communities throughout the United States, and the world. Addressing the problem successfully requires quite a lot of measures and individuals who perceive the communities affected. People like these Haitian-American advocate, primarily based in New York, who’re fighting food insecurity, domestically and internationally. They shared with The […]

Moorhead pastor hopes to help Haitians through education

Built primarily with funding from the Fargo-Moorhead space, the 20-acre area will at some point be house to a technical college, however necessity turned it right into a haven after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck on Aug. 14, mentioned Paul Aladin, who was born in Haiti and is the founding father of United Hearts for […]

Haitians seeking asylum in NM face dire conditions at ICE facility

This story was initially printed by Searchlight New Mexico. ESTANCIA – In late September, as 1000’s of Haitian migrants waded throughout the Rio Grande into Texas, video captured a horrifying scene of immigration officers chasing them on horseback and corralling them again into Mexico.  In the next days, most of the migrants had been flown […]

Haiti – FLASH : The Mexican Government is preparing a Decree to massively regularize Haitians

Haiti – FLASH : The Mexican Government is preparing a Decree to massively regularize Haitians25/11/2021 09:58:49 Andrés Ramírez General Coordinator of the Mexican Commission for Refugee Assistance (Comar) defined “Haitians come to Mexico for economic reasons, but do not meet any of the criteria that could qualify them as refugees, however, they go to the […]

Advocates say ICE continues to deny Haitians detained at New Mexico facility access to legal help

“Through the first letter, advocates succeeded in prompting ICE to grant pro bono attorney Allegra Love access to provide an in-person legal rights presentation to a group of detained Haitians,” Love, Innovation Law Lab, National Immigration Project, Haitian Bridge Alliance, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New Mexico, and the American Immigration Council mentioned in an announcement. “However, […]

Haiti – FLASH : Thousands of Haitians in Tapachula want to cross Mexico

Haiti – FLASH : Thousands of Haitians in Tapachula want to cross Mexico23/11/2021 08:30:37 On Monday greater than 5,000 migrants, largely Haitians but additionally Cuban and Venezuelan migrants, gathered in the stadium of the municipality of Tapachula (State of Chiapas, southern Mexico) managed by the National Guard, reworked for the event by the National Institute […]

‘It is up to us Haitians to find a solution’ Haiti crisis adviser says

Two missionaries who had been being held hostage for ransom in Haiti have been launched after greater than a month. A Haitian gang had seized a group of 17 individuals from the US and Canada, together with a number of youngsters. Christian Aid Ministries issued a assertion Sunday saying it couldn’t give the names of […]

Rising number of Haitians flee by sea as nation’s turmoil deepens

The U.S. Coast Guard has intercepted a rising number of Haitians lately. The greater than 1,500 discovered at sea whereas patrolling the waters round Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas over the past 12 months symbolize a marked elevated from 2020, when 418 had been positioned — a number thought of […]

Haitians in the DR part 1: The well-heeled

The Dominican Republic and Haiti share the island of Hispaniola, however relations between the two nations have been rancorous for nearly two centuries. As Haiti as soon as once more teeters on the brink, I spent every week in the Dominican Republic, conversing with Haitians dwelling there. This is the first column of a three-part […]