Did you Know?

  • Haiti’s Unrequited Gifts to U.S. History and Culture, New York Times, 2/20/1988
  • When the Bush Administration decided to send back Haitians fleeing those who overthrew President Aristide, Haitians receive assistance from an unusual source.   The 82-year old, Katherine Dunham, fasted for 47 days against the deportation of Haitians.    

  • Haiti’s involvement in Pearl Harbor (scroll down to H).