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News Haiti » Politics: Despite Trump's denial, Republicans may face political damage among Haitian-Americans

News channel or source: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/politics/fl-reg-haiti-republican-politics-trump-20180112-story.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Michael Barnett has spent years encouraging Haitian-Americans to vote Republican. And he was an early and continuing supporter of President Donald Trump. Those two priorities suddenly collided for Barnett, chairman of the Palm Beach County Republican party ...

News Haiti » Politics: African countries and Haiti react to Trump's remark

News channel or source: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/african-countries-and-haiti-react-to-trumps-remark-20180112.html
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

“This is beyond politics. The guy has no respect for anyone. I am trying not to cry,” she told CBS. “I can’t understand how someone goes from making a statement in Little Haiti saying I want to be the biggest champion of Haiti to calling Haiti a ...

News Haiti » Politics: The Latest: Haiti 'shocked' by Trump's immigration comment

News channel or source: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ap/ap_politics/the-latest-haiti-shocked-by-trump-s-immigration-comment/article_2cc949e8-fe45-5f63-8594-7d446ea485d2.html
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

The Haitian government says in a statement that "these insulting and reprehensible statements in no way reflect the virtues of wisdom, restraint and discernment that must be cultivated by any high political authority." It adds that the comment as reported ...

News Haiti » Politics: Members of Haitian community react to Trump’s comments

News channel or source: http://savannahnow.com/news/politics/2018-01-12/members-haitian-community-react-trump-s-comments
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

Farah Larrieux is a Haitian immigrant in Miami who represents a national alliance of people like her who have been granted protections against deportation after natural disasters in their nations. “This is beyond politics. The guy has no respect for anyone.

News Haiti » Politics: The long history of Haiti's ties to the US explained

News channel or source: http://www.kitv.com/story/37252114/the-long-history-of-haitis-ties-to-the-us-explained
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

On Thursday, President Donald Trump expressed frustration about people coming to the United States from Haiti -- one of several "shithole countries." While he tried to dismiss the island nation in his remarks, history shows a long legacy of political and ...

News Haiti » Politics: Defending the heart of Haiti - A letter to President Trump

News channel or source: http://www.independenttribune.com/community/columnists/defending-the-heart-of-haiti---a-letter-to/article_81c70ac4-b7ff-5bf9-b90a-2b1022d8b52e.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

I try hard to stay away from politics, but you're making it increasingly difficult with your positions of supremacy and words of hatred, which are offensive to me and now to the people I love in Haiti. I invite you to visit, to learn from and soften your ...

News Haiti » Politics: Anderson Cooper: People of Haiti have withstood more than our President ever has

News channel or source: http://billingsgazette.com/news/national/govt-and-politics/anderson-cooper-people-of-haiti-have-withstood-more-than-our/article_fa7e8523-f5bf-5874-ab32-066e49ca38a0.html
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Anderson Cooper delivered an emotional tribute and defense of Haiti after President Donald Trump's remarks referring to Haiti and some nations in Africa as "shithole countries." "Let me be clear, the people of Haiti have been through more, withstood more ...

News Haiti » Politics: Haitian-American Brockton city councilor: ‘This country is better than that’

News channel or source: http://www.bostonherald.com/news/local_politics/2018/01/haitian_american_brockton_city_councilor_this_country_is_better_than
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The 27-year-old Brockton city councilor — and the first Haitian-American man elected to public office ... This was not supposed to be a day to talk about politics. Eight years ago I was facing an earthquake. Today was a day to sit down and reflect ...

News Haiti » Politics: Trump’s Racist Haiti Remark Is Being Tacitly Endorsed by the Grand Old White Supremacist Party

News channel or source: https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2018/01/trumps-racist-haiti-remark-is-being-tacitly-endors.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The United States did not accept Haiti's sovereignty until 1862. Racism is a feature—not a bug—of American politics, which is what makes images like this all the more inspiring. A good morning to post this '16 'American Dream' photo of 2nd Lt.