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  1. Herea s what this blond socialite dedicated her life to after finding her Haiti rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Michele King Soffer, talks to members of the Ayiti Community Trust after a workshop at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Miami. Soffer is married to Donald Soffer, the developer of Aventura and the Turnberry Isle brand, and is of Haitian descent.

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  2. As Trump Visits Puerto Rico, Let's Remember (and Apply) the Real Lessons from HaitiRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 | Common Dreams

    A scene from Les Cayes, Haiti, in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, the category 4 storm which made landfall in the country on 4 October 2016. Today, President Trump visited Puerto Rico .

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  3. Bond sealed between Worcester, Haiti CatholicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Haiti's first-ever cardinal was greeted in Worcester on Sunday by the tail end of a hurricane.  But Harvey's rains, dousing New England on Labor Day weekend, didn't dampen spirits on Grafton Hill as Cardinal Chibly Langlois of Haiti joined Bishop Robert McManus in celebrating Mass at St. Joseph's Church, then attended a dinner at St. Stephen's across the street.  Cardinal Langlois, awarded the red hat in 2014 by Pope Francis, was in Worcester to renew a covenant of support and prayer between the dioceses of Les Cayes and Worcester.  More than 1,000 Haitians live in Worcester and about 200 attend the French-language Mass at St. Joseph's on Hamilton Street, said Sister Judith Dupuy, a Sister of St. Anne who is director of the Haitian Apostolate in the Worcester Diocese.  “For me to be here in the Diocese of Worcester is to build the communion between our two ... (more)

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  4. Dumb and Dumber: Foregrounding Climate Justice from Harvey to Haiti's MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Common Dreams

    A scene from Les Cayes, Haiti, in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, the category 4 storm which made landfall in the country on 4 October 2016. It is dumber to not also question the current global economic system and policies perpetuating racial inequalities.

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  5. Diptyque's Newest Perfume Is Organic, Fair Trade, and Sustainably Sourced.Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2017 | Allure

    Diptyque is the Willy Wonka of the perfume world. The brand consistently comes out with creations that capture our imaginations: A jewel-toned and gilded , a rose-scented drawer liner with hand-painted flowers blooming across it, a weighty black medallion that swings open to reveal a pristine cake of solid perfume, a popcorn tin-sized black Baies candle with not one but three wicks in its onyx wax.

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  6. Thread Raises $10,000 In Kiva Funding to 10X Micro-Loan ProgramRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | CSRwire.com

    The loans are based on the principle that lending alongside thousands of others is one of the most powerful and sustainable ways to create economic and social good. Kiva and Thread share the mutual goal of ending poverty, which made the partnership a natural fit, but given the unique operating structure of Thread, the companies worked together through Kiva's pilot direct-to-social enterprise loan program in order to raise funds to support First Mile entrepreneurs.

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  7. Hundreds Vie to Join Haiti's New Army Despite History of CoupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Voice of America

    Hundreds of Haitians lined up in the blazing sun for a chance to join the country's newly formed military this week, looking past concerns about a lack of funding for the force and a history of bloody coups. Young men motivated by scarce jobs in the Americas' poorest economy waited since early Monday morning at a base on the outskirts of the capital, Port-au-Prince, to be interviewed by recruiters.

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  8. Hundreds vie to join Haiti's new army despite history of coupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Reuters

    Hundreds of Haitians lined up in the blazing sun for a chance to join the country's newly formed military this week, looking past concerns about a lack of funding for the force and a history of bloody coups. Young men motivated by scarce jobs in the Americas' poorest economy waited since early Monday morning at a base on the outskirts of the capital, Port-au-Prince, to be interviewed by recruiters.

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  9. Haiti opens army recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Haiti opened recruitment for its new army Monday, attracting a long line of young Haitians who want to be part of the revived force. The five-day recruitment drive runs until Friday, and is a significant public step in rebuilding the force, which was dismantled more than two decades ago by former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide.

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  10. Expect more extreme rainfall events says hurricane centre meteorologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | CBC News

    Meteorologist Bob Robichaud says the 2017 hurricane season is predicted to have the above average number of named storms as the 2016 season did. In this picture, people walk on the road as rain falls during Hurricane Matthew in Les Cayes, Haiti, on Oct. 4, 2016.

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  11. Arty bird printsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Catallaxy

    Many of these if not all are from Audubon's "The Birds of America" and there is a more information about the painting or print if you click on the title. John James Audubon was born in Les Cayes, Haiti on 26 April 1785.

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  12. Playing with purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Games give more than pleasure and entertainment. Many have been used as tools for solving social issues that cannot be tackled by other approaches.

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  13. U.S. Embassy Hosts Pop-up Shop for Haitian-American EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    TRUE COLORS: Embassies are all about helping the homeland, but the U.S. Embassy of Haiti went above and beyond presenting the Bien Aby "Les Jardins de la Mode" pop-up shop. More than 400 people turned up for the event, the finale to D.C.'s first "Haiti Week," hosted by Ambassador Paul Altidor, and it featured an assortment of products from Haitian-American entrepreneurs.

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  14. Haiti PM's motorcade hits 2, killing 1, near flooded zone28 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | India.com

    A motorcade carrying Haiti's prime minister struck two teenage boys, killing one, as officials drove into the country's third largest city today to see flood damage left by heavy rains. Serge Daniel, a government delegate who was traveling in Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant's motorcade, said one of the vehicles accidentally struck two adolescents who darted into the road on a motorbike.

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  15. Two Killed As Heavy Rains Batter Haiti's SouthRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | WINN FM 98.9

    At least two people were killed and several houses destroyed as heavy rains associated with two surface troughs battered the south of this Caribbean Community country for the past three days. The Directorate of Civil Protection said the rains, which also affected southwest Cuba and Jamaica, caused widespread flooding and the collapse of several bridges and caused damage to the agricultural and livestock sectors.

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  16. McKibben implores audience to fight for planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Berkshire Eagle

    "If we don't win the climate fight soon, we don't win." Environmentalist Bill McKibben repeated that theme during an appearance at Williams College on Thursday.

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  17. U.N. To Pull Controversial Peacekeepers From HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Brazilian members of the United Nations Stabilization Mission In Haiti stand by a shelter in Les Cayes ahead of a visit by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on October 15, 2016. Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption Brazilian members of the United Nations Stabilization Mission In Haiti stand by a shelter in Les Cayes ahead of a visit by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on October 15, 2016.

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  18. Lifestyle | Worcester Art Museum Names Earley Director of AdvancementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Go Local

    The Worcester Art Museum has named Marillyn Earley as Director of Advancement. She replaces Nora Maroulis, who moved into a new role as Director of Strategic Initiatives at the Museum this month.

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  19. AP Uncovers Nearly 2000 Sexual Abuse Allegations Among UN PeacekeepersRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    It is time, she said , to reshape the partnership among the worldwide community, the United Nations and Haiti, with a view to monitoring concerns such as human rights issues and ensuring that progress made since MINUSTAH's 2004 establishment endure. "We regard the transformation of the Haiti mission , including the withdrawal of the military, as a strong example for how peacekeeping missions can and should change as a country's political situation changes", Haley told the council.

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  20. Preacher Guillaume Ford turns 100: 'The Lord made it possible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Newsday

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