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Haiti

  1. global tech
    Solar-Powered Fridges Can Help Stop EpidemicsMuch of the world doesn’t have access to vaccines for one solvable reason: transportation logistics.
  2. Trump Administration Ends Protection for Last Big Emergency Migrant Population86,000 Hondurans join 200,000 Salvadoreans and others from dangerous places being shown the door by the Trump administration.
  3. Watch Some Clips from Conan O’Brien’s ‘Conan in Haiti’ Remote SpecialOver the weekend, TBS aired Conan O’Brien’s new remote special from Haiti, and in case you missed it, TBS uploaded a bunch of clips from the […]
  4. How Trump’s Immigration Proposal Could Be Trouble for DemocratsTurns out Americans are much more open to restrictions on legal immigration than they are to deporting Dreamers.
  5. dispatches
    Haiti’s Complex HumanityIt’s easy, as Trump has done, to call a poor place a sh*thole. It’s another to understand how a country becomes so impoverished.
  6. last night on late night
    Conan O’Brien Has Haitians Roast Trump Ahead of Conan’s Haiti Visit“We have beautiful golf courses here, Mr. President. Please come cheat on them.”
  7. Conan O’Brien Explains Why He’s Going to Haiti: “If the President Doesn’t […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Conan, where O’Brien shares why he decided to book a last-minute trip to Haiti to shoot his next remote special […]
  8. Conan O’Brien Is Headed to Haiti This Week for a New ‘Conan Without […]Conan O’Brien has revealed the location of his next remote special for TBS. On Twitter yesterday, O’Brien announced that his next Conan Without […]
  9. late night tv
    Despite Trump’s ‘Very Negative Yelp Review,’ Conan Is Headed to HaitiThe late-night host announced the trip Sunday on Twitter.
  10. The Worst Defenses of Trump’s Racist Comments on Immigration“This is how the forgotten men and women in America talk at the bar.”
  11. Dem Senator Confirms ‘Sh*thole’ Remark After Trump’s DenialSenator Dick Durbin was in the meeting where Trump said those “hate-filled things.”
  12. Trump Administration Revokes Protection From Deportation for 60,000 HaitiansOfficials say they’ve determined Haiti is safe enough for them to return, though conditions there are still dire.
  13. 300,000 Central American and Haitian Immigrants May Soon Face DeportationMany of the immigrants have U.S.-born children and own homes and businesses, and some have lived in the country for decades.
  14. This Designer Is Making School Uniforms for Underprivileged Students in HaitiUsing her fashion credibility for good.
  15. Hurricane Matthew Threatens Haiti, Jamaica, and CubaIf the Category 4 storm hits Haiti, it could be a catastrophe.
  16. sean penn
    Madonna Joins Sean Penn for His Haiti FundraiserMadge raises money with “La Vie En Rose.”
  17. photography
    Jessica Craig-Martin on Her Big Show for CharityFeaturing work by Cindy Sherman, Kara Walker, Gregory Crewdson, and more.
  18. campaign trail
    Donna Karan’s Haiti-Inspired Ads Deemed Controversial, ‘Insensitive’The designer has been criticized for using “downtrodden Haitians” as “props.”
  19. Mediavore
    Where to Get Cicada Ice Cream; L.A. County Fair Opens SaturdayOr, if you prefer, you could always opt for a simple bowl of ice cream ramen.
  20. Former Pop Star Sworn In As President of HaitiHe live-tweeted it.
  21. Cholera Outbreak in Haiti Started With the U.N. PeacekeepersIt’s a “perfect match” for a strain from Nepal.
  22. clickables
    See Three Videos From Arcade Fire’s Surprise Haiti PerformanceCyndi Lauper!
  23. Now Aristide Wants Back Into HaitiHere we go.
  24. The Ten Most Expensive Gifts President Obama Was Given in 2009Saudi Arabia was No. 1. Silvio Berlusconi wasn’t bad, either. No. 10 will surprise you.
  25. Baby Doc Duvalier Led Away From Hotel by PoliceIt’s unclear whether the former Haitian dictator has actually been arrested.
  26. Exiled Dictator Jean-Claude ‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier Returns to HaitiJust what Haiti needs right now.
  27. beef
    Great News: Wyclef and Pras Are Buddies Again“On my way 2 Haiti ran into Praz, what should I do make peace or go sit somewhere Else! I Made peace 4 Haiti!
  28. American Relief Worker Freed From Haitian JailPaul Waggoner saves children. He does not kidnap them.
  29. beef
    Wyclef Fires Back in War of Words With Penn and PrasPenn’s rep immediately responds to cocaine accusation.
  30. wyclef for president
    Wyclef Not Allowed To Appeal Ruling, Official Says“It’s over.”
  31. shattered dreams
    Wyclef Jean Out As Haitian Presidential CandidateThe hip-hop star has been disqualified.
  32. wyclef for president
    Wyclef’s Presidential Dreams Are OverNot approved to run in Haiti’s election.
  33. the twilight zoe
    The Rachel Zoe Recap: Rachel and Brad Confront Real TragedyLike the Haiti earthquake and Alexander McQueen’s death. It was most uncomfortable to watch.
  34. wyclef for president
    Pras Still Not Voting For WyclefLike his being unqualified.
  35. wyclef for president
    Wyclef Jean’s Campaign for Haitian Presidency Characterized by High Level of Sean Penn Discourse
  36. beef
    Pras Won’t Be Voting for WyclefHe’s endorsing a different musician!
  37. Wyclef Jean’s Campaign for President of Haiti Gets Off to an Awkward StartWyclef Jean can sit with any political party and have a conversation.”
  38. wyclef jean
    Wyclef Jean Is Serious About Running For President of HaitiHe’ll announce the decision on ‘Larry King.’
  39. Getting to Know You
    What L.A. Weekly Reveals about Tom Leykis, Dead Bodies Found at Safeway,The new People Issue offers new insights into our restaurant owners and chefs.
  40. Jenna Bush Interviews Bill ClintonWe’re betting her dad had two reactions to this.
  41. loose threads
    Fashion’s Night Out to Launch Clothes; See Erin Wasson’s ClosetAlso, Dr. Martens makes wingtips now.
  42. beauty marks
    Olay Signed Thandie Newton; the Bumpit Failed SnookiAnd Amanda Seyfried knows her tattoo is naughty.
  43. George W. Bush and the Case of the Black HandsDoes Bush have a problem shaking the hands of black people?
  44. Obama Divvies Nobel Winnings Among Charities, Former PresidentsNot to mention a little deposit for the curiously named Posse Foundation.
  45. Mediavore
    Boulud Loves Babies; Ubuntu Chef Says He’s Just Vacationing in L.A.London chefs disagree with a French chef over infants in restaurants and Jeremy Fox denies L.A. restaurant plans.
  46. Judge Releases Eight Americans Jailed in HaitiThe child-kidnapping case has dragged on for nineteen days since a January 29 arrest.
  47. jay-z
    Jay-Z Questions Choice To Remake ‘World’“Some things are just untouchable,” the rapper says.
  48. reboots
    ‘We Are the World’ Reboot Video Is HereYep, there’s Auto-Tune.
  49. disco heaven
    Lady Gaga’s Skeleton Corset Looks a Little Gross When She’s Not Wearing ItAlso, it comes with a plastic glitter diaper hanging off the bottom.
  50. Mediavore
    Soldiers Survives on Spam; EU Considers Bluefin Fishing BanAfter their helicopter was shot down, British troops lived off canned meat.
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