Category: Histoire D’Haiti

Haiti Military Special Forces

The Armed Forces of Haiti, consisted of the Haitian Army, Haitian Navy, the Haitian Air Force, Haitian Coast Guard, and some police forces. The Army was always the dominant service with the others serving primarily in a support role.

Soup Joumou & The Independence of Haiti

Soup Joumou is a famous mildly spicy soup native to Haitian cuisine. The soup is traditionally based on a large winter squash that resembles a pumpkin. The squash slices are simmered in a saucepan along with pieces of beef, potato, plantains and vegetables such as parsley, carrots, green cabbage, celery and onions. The pumpkin is then puréed, usually in a food processor, with water and the purée is returned to the saucepan, […]

Beyond Belief: How The World Failed Haiti

This story is from the August 18, 2011 issue of Rolling Stone. I found it to be an incredible story and share it with you so you can see for yourself how the world failed the Haitian People and the country of Haiti.  Fascinating story. In March of last year, two months after the devastating […]