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by Guysanto
Fri Jan 15, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: T-Mobile USA Waives Call Charges to and From Haiti
Replies: 6
Views: 3232

T-Mobile USA Waives Call Charges to and From Haiti

T-Mobile USA Waives Call Charges to and From Haiti; Pledges Support of Wireless Equipment to Assist in Restoration Options BELLEVUE, Wash. – January 14, 2010 – T-Mobile USA, Inc. today announced that the company is taking a number of steps to provide relief and help unite families in the aftermath t...
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:05 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Spare a thought for Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 1369

Spare a thought for Haiti

Mail and Guardian Spare a thought for Haiti Tiniyiko Sam Maluleke January 15, 2010 South Africa has disasters — political, ethical and economic disasters.. We have a fat ruling elite which is increasingly drifting away from the needs and realities of the poor and marginalised. We have a ruling allia...
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 15, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: 2010
Topic: I am dumbfounded...
Replies: 1
Views: 1236

I am dumbfounded...

What do you think of Obama's appointment of Mr. Disaster (Katrina, Iraq), sorry I should say former President George W. Bush to be the U.S. face of disaster relief to Haiti, alongside former President Clinton? Sorry, I do know that this sounds petty, but I cannot contain my repulsion of this appoint...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 11:20 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Devil's Logic
Replies: 3
Views: 1477

Devil's Logic

http://www.forbes.com/2010/01/14/haiti-earthquake-pat-robertson-opinions-contributors-elizabeth-mcalister_print.html Commentary Devil's Logic Elizabeth McAlister 01.14.10, 4:30 PM ET On Wednesday, Pat Robertson blamed the earthquake in Haiti on a supposed pact colonial Haitians had made with the de...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:57 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: AVIS DE DECES
Replies: 11
Views: 2558

La journaliste Liliane Pierre-Paul témoigne d'une journée macabre à Port-au-Prince Des centaines de cadavres jonchent les rues mercredi 13 janvier 2010, Radio Kiskeya Les communications téléphoniques sont quasi-impossibles tant en Haiti que de l'étranger. Nous avons tout de même pu nous enquérir de ...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:51 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: AVIS DE DECES
Replies: 11
Views: 2558

[quote]De: owner-courriel-comm@uqam.ca de la part de INFO DIRECTION Date: jeu. 14/01/2010 12:48 À: Liste d'envois - Uqam Objet : AVIS DE DECES Vous pouvez voir ce message en cliquant sur ce lien http://girofle2.telecom.uqam.ca/calend/courriel-com/editeur_afficheur.php?CodeMAIL=3075 Jeudi 14 janvier ...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:43 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: AVIS DE DECES
Replies: 11
Views: 2558

AVIS DE DECES

[quote] ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Max Blanchet <maxjblanchet> Date: 2010/1/14 Date: Thursday, January 14, 2010, 12:26 PM Salu, Victor Benoit anonse, sou Sgnal FM a midi 15, lanmo Micha Gaillard nan dekonb Ministè Lajistis.... PS Minis Paul Deni soti nan dekonb vivan avèk kèk doma...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:31 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Our role in Haiti's plight
Replies: 0
Views: 1319

Our role in Haiti's plight

guardian.co.uk home Our role in Haiti's plight If we are serious about assisting this devastated land we must stop trying to control and exploit it o Peter Hallward o guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 13 January 2010 20.30 GMT o larger | smaller Any large city in the world would have suffered extensive dama...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 9:40 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Country Without a Net
Replies: 0
Views: 1374

Country Without a Net

The New York Times January 14, 2010 OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR Country Without a Net By TRACY KIDDER THOSE who know a little of Haiti's history might have watched the news last night and thought, as I did for a moment: “An earthquake? What next? Poor Haiti is cursed.” But while earthquakes are acts of nature...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 8:03 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Give Haitian refugees "Temporary Protective Status"
Replies: 0
Views: 1533

Give Haitian refugees "Temporary Protective Status"

Subject: Tell Obama: Give Haitian refugees "Temporary Protective Status" Dear Friend, President Obama must order the Department of Homeland Security immediately grant Temporary Protected Status to undocumented Haitians in the U.S. This will give them protection from forcible deportation to Haiti, al...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 7:46 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Earthquake in Haiti
Replies: 26
Views: 11670

Thanks for this specific and very special news, Barb!
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 6:27 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Sweatshop damaged: Gildan quits
Replies: 2
Views: 1316

Well, they were quick to show their true colors. Veye yo epi pa manje manje bliye.
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 6:08 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Sweatshop damaged: Gildan quits
Replies: 2
Views: 1316

Sweatshop damaged: Gildan quits

From the Corbett List Arthur: Sweatshop damaged: Gildan quits From: haitisupport@gn.apc.org Unbelievable! This is the kind of help that Haiti really needs! (see Gildan story below) Gildan couldn't move their order to an undamaged sub-contractor in Port-au-Prince and in the meantime help the damaged ...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 5:55 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Reinforcing Haiti's communities during this emergency
Replies: 1
Views: 1265

Reinforcing Haiti's communities during this emergency

[quote]Reinforcing Haiti's communities during this emergency In my thirteen years of working in Haiti, not once before have I seen such massive destruction as we are experiencing now. Nor have I seen such motivation, determination, compassion, and solidarity among people. When we entered portoprens ...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 14, 2010 7:18 am
Forum: 2010
Topic: The priority is relief now... but what lies beyond?
Replies: 1
Views: 1492

The priority is relief now... but what lies beyond?

Haitians need immediate relief simply because what is happening there is a disaster of unimaginable proportions, not because Haiti is the poorest country in the Americas. What happens to Haiti now relates to your own future, if you still feel cocky about your current wealth. Beyond the relief, Haiti...
by Guysanto
Mon Jan 11, 2010 12:08 am
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Jafrikayiti anonse: LAFIMEN CD #4
Replies: 1
Views: 1843

Jafrikayiti anonse: LAFIMEN CD #4

Jafrikayiti anonse nou: [quote]Apre plizyè mwa nan kouti "DESSALINES MANDE RÈGLEMAN" - LAFIMEN CD4 - prèske pare pou li pran lari. Premye lansman ofisyèl la ap fèt Montreal, nan "La Perle Retrouvée", samdi 27 fevriye k ap vini an. Apresa, se Ottawa 3 mas epi New-York 26 osnon 27 jen. Eksperyans mont...
by Guysanto
Sat Jan 09, 2010 11:25 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Nos compliments à notre cher ami et contributeur à Ann Pale!
Replies: 4
Views: 2161

Haiti-MHAVE-HPN : Le ministre Edwin Paraison rend visite à Haiti Press Network Posté le 9 janvier 2010 Le ministre des Haitiens vivant à l'étranger (MHAVE) a rendu une visite de courtoisie le 8 janvier à Haiti Press Network. L'occasion pour Edwin Paraison de fournir plus de détails sur certains poin...
by Guysanto
Sat Jan 09, 2010 6:40 am
Forum: 2010
Topic: All the president's women
Replies: 4
Views: 2023

[quote]"Men, kote l pran ren!?"[/quote] That, my friend, is a secret shared by many of our old men. My father was one of them, but he passed away before I had the courage to ask him what was his secret. Those people carried on in their seventies without any blue pills. We need to find out what were ...
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 08, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: All the president's women
Replies: 4
Views: 2023

Our president is addicted to marriage Mail & Guardian Blog The leader of the Christian Democratic Party, Reverend Theunis Botha, described President Jacob Zuma's traditional wedding as a “giant step back into the dark ages”. I'm sorry Rev, I know I'm meant to revere you but the only thing from the d...
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 08, 2010 10:24 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: All the president's women
Replies: 4
Views: 2023

All the president's women

http://www.mg.co.za/article/2010-01-04-all-the-presidents-women All the president's women VERASHNI PILLAY SOUTH AFRICA [quote] We round up the facts on the women in President Jacob Zuma's life. On Monday Zuma married his fifth wife, at a traditional ceremony... She is his third current wife... Zuma ...
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 08, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: Meals
Topic: RESET Soup Joumou nan blog Mache Whole Foods
Replies: 2
Views: 3910

Bouli, kote resèt la??? Repwodui li ou ban nou adrès la.
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 07, 2010 5:33 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: The biblical account of creation: reality or fantasy?
Replies: 26
Views: 10872

Tayi, I feel certain that you have a typo in the sentence above, regarding "surrendering in love". Normally, when I see obvious typos, I just correct them, but I hesitate here because... did you truly want to state that "surrendering in love does make one irrational" ??? Was this a slip of the tongu...
by Guysanto
Thu Jan 07, 2010 5:05 am
Forum: Language Issues
Topic: Le créole comme facteur de cohésion sociale
Replies: 1
Views: 1103

Le créole comme facteur de cohésion sociale

http://www.lenouvelliste.com/articleforprint.php?PubID=1&ArticleID=75667 [quote] De toutes les manifestations organisées pour célébrer la journée internationale de la langue créole, celles du Bureau nationale d'Ethnologie (BNE) ont été, selon toute vraisemblance, la voix officielle du gouvernement. ...
by Guysanto
Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:46 am
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: A strange legal battle linked to homosexuality and faith
Replies: 4
Views: 1699

[quote]Otherwise, too many fundamental differences between men and women. There are some things I believe only a man can give to a child. There are other things only a woman can give. It just seems to be the most common sense approach. [/quote] Of course, Tayi, there are fundamental differences betw...
by Guysanto
Sun Jan 03, 2010 12:51 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: A strange legal battle linked to homosexuality and faith
Replies: 4
Views: 1699

I tend to favor the rights of the "birth mother", the one who carried the child during the nine months of gestation but she obviously made a terrible mistake by disobeying the law of the land, unless she chose to safely remove herself from that land. If she did not, the odds are that she will be fou...
by Guysanto
Sun Jan 03, 2010 12:07 pm
Forum: About Films
Topic: The Princess and the Frog
Replies: 2
Views: 2022

The Princess and the Frog

From the Bob Corbett List From: leonie hermantin <lhermantin> They dragged me out of my lair this afternoon after nearly 2 days of total hibernation for a girls' night out at the movies. My sister, my daughter, my niece, her best friend and I went to see Disney's Princess and the Frog. Safe movie, r...
by Guysanto
Sat Jan 02, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: About Films
Topic: Films on Haiti
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

Des films ci-haut mentionnés, je retiens surtout: 40 Ans Après...Roussan Camille, Mario Delatour [/*:m] Fanm De Zile, Fundacion Cultural Martha Jean-Claude [/*:m] Haiti Face à son Histoire, Antoine Léonard-Maestrati [/*:m] Haiti Hidden Treasures, Patrick Dorsainvil [/*:m] Haiti, mon Rêve, mon Amour ...
by Guysanto
Sat Jan 02, 2010 6:44 pm
Forum: About Films
Topic: Films on Haiti
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

Topic: Films on Haiti Post #1 You wrote on December 20, 2009 at 3:05pm Can you help me build a great collection of films about Haiti? I am talking about documentary and educational films, including also works of fiction that are grounded in Haitian culture. I am not interested in the sexy and romant...
by Guysanto
Sat Jan 02, 2010 12:46 am
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Yon ti mesaj pou nouvèl ane a
Replies: 8
Views: 2685

Shelony, menm si ou pa miltipliye pase sa, mwen konnen w ap kwase. E ti sè ap fè miltiplikasyon pou ou.
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 01, 2010 10:59 pm
Forum: 2010
Topic: Can the weight of prejudice ever be lifted?
Replies: 0
Views: 1562

Can the weight of prejudice ever be lifted?

We've walked so far and gained so little ground. Can the weight of prejudice ever be lifted? One African-American woman in North Carolina, not of Haitian origin, found out very recently that when it comes to Haiti, all bets are off. Coming back from vacation, she resumed her normal activities and so...
by Guysanto
Fri Jan 01, 2010 8:45 am
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Yon ti mesaj pou nouvèl ane a
Replies: 8
Views: 2685

Yon ti mesaj pou nouvèl ane a

Bòn Ane, Zanmi mwen yo! Bòn Anivèsè, Serge Bellegarde! Pou zanmi Gwadloup nou sou Fowòm lan, Rudy Monpierre (Widy), nou swete li kontinye pike devan nan mizik la ane sa. Pou Nekita, sonje premye so pa so! Pou Gelin, Tayi, Leonel ak Bouli, mwen swete nou kab kontinye lapriyè ansanm jan nou toujou kon...
by Guysanto
Thu Dec 24, 2009 7:03 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Happy Holidays!
Replies: 7
Views: 2659

Ou gen rezon, Tayi! Mwen te kòmanse bwè kremas la bonè ane sa.
by Guysanto
Thu Dec 24, 2009 2:40 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Happy Holidays!
Replies: 7
Views: 2659

Mesye, kiyès ki ta di nou ta rive nan yon pwen kote se Leonel sèlman ki remake ti nòt sa a?
by Guysanto
Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:42 pm
Forum: About Films
Topic: Films on Haiti
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

On the Facebook link above, you will see that quite a few recommendations have been made already. Could you add to them?
by Guysanto
Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:31 pm
Forum: About Films
Topic: Films on Haiti
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

Films on Haiti

You need to be a Facebook member to explore this link: http://www.facebook.com/topic.php?uid=53004128339&topic=16402 Can you help me build a great collection of films about Haiti? I am talking about documentary and educational films, including also works of fiction that are grounded in Haitian cultu...
by Guysanto
Mon Dec 21, 2009 10:42 pm
Forum: Ann Pale Kreyol
Topic: KorèktÈ Òtograf Kreyòl
Replies: 0
Views: 1510

KorèktÈ Òtograf Kreyòl

Tcheke zouti sa:

http://kok.logipam.org/
by Guysanto
Sat Dec 19, 2009 5:28 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Happy Holidays!
Replies: 7
Views: 2659

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays to all my friends, especially to ¡Anacaona! who got married this year, moved to Nevada, and has a bouncing baby boy! With best wishes also to Shelony, Widy, Marilyn, Gelin, Tayi, Jman, Leonel, Serge, Frantz, Tidodo, Jafrikayiti, JG Palmis, Kaptenn, Roger, Edwin, Nekita, Yanique, Senou...
by Guysanto
Tue Dec 15, 2009 7:24 am
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: The biblical account of creation: reality or fantasy?
Replies: 26
Views: 10872

Actually, Tayi authored the quote above, in rebutting Leonel's assertion that God created Man and Woman "stupid and naked". But I think that in phrasing it that way, Leonel was simply referring to the notion that Man and Woman were not supposed to partake of "The Tree of Knowledge" (therefore had to...
by Guysanto
Thu Nov 26, 2009 9:55 pm
Forum: 2009
Topic: No Lavalas in 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1861

Someone or other is always gaming the system in Haiti's elections. That's why it's hard to generate any enthusiasm for the electoral process until the threat of mob violence makes people sit up and notice.
by Guysanto
Sat Nov 14, 2009 9:12 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Nos compliments à notre cher ami et contributeur à Ann Pale!
Replies: 4
Views: 2161

Discours d' Installation au MHAVE, 12/11/09

[quote]Monsieur le Ministre MANIGAT, Monsieur le Directeur Général, Messieurs les Directeurs et Chefs de Service, Cadres et employés du Ministère, Chers parents et amis, Mesdames, Messieurs, Je voudrais tout d'abord remercier le Président de la République et le Premier Ministre pour la confiance qu'...
by Guysanto
Sat Nov 14, 2009 9:07 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Nos compliments à notre cher ami et contributeur à Ann Pale!
Replies: 4
Views: 2161

Nos compliments à notre cher ami et contributeur à Ann Pale!

Edwin est un ami de longue date. Je tiens à lui adresser mes compliments et j'ose espérer qu'il pourra faire de ce poste plutôt honorifique jusqu'à date un ministère valable et effectif, valorisant ainsi les aspirations légitimes de tous nos frères et soeurs vivant à l'extérieur du pays... pour le m...
by Guysanto
Sat Nov 07, 2009 10:21 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: REVUE DE PRESSE / REVISTA DE PRENSA RD HAITI
Replies: 1
Views: 1259

La R. D. rejette les protestations d'intellectuels haitiens

La R. Dominicaine rejette en bloc des protestations d'intellectuels haitiens Le vice-président Rafael Alburquerque, le procureur général de la république, Radhamés Jiménez Peña et le Cardinal Nicolàs Lòpez Rodrìguez montent tous au créneau pour minimiser les préoccupations exprimées au Président Leo...
by Guysanto
Sun Oct 25, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: A new story of Creation
Replies: 2
Views: 2872

The fig leaf: a story about the Original Sin

This is my version of Genesis II. [quote] The fig leaf: a story about the Original Sin by Guy S. Antoine It is often said of the God of Christians that HE created man in his image. "HE", being of course, gender neutral...though very few humanoids are gender neutral. God, say the Christians, sent his...
by Guysanto
Sun Oct 25, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Genesis Gets the Crumb Treatment
Replies: 0
Views: 1201

Genesis Gets the Crumb Treatment

Genesis Gets the Crumb Treatment Sunday 25 October 2009 by: Kelpie Wilson, t r u t h o u t | Book Review I confess that I am one of those feminists who finds a lot to like in the work of Robert Crumb. If his early work in the underground comics movement expressed a "sexual rage" as he calls it, well...
by Guysanto
Fri Oct 16, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: The biblical account of creation: reality or fantasy?
Replies: 26
Views: 10872

OK, Leonel, you've promised Genesis 4. We have been waiting for it. When you are done, I am sure that Tayi will show us that all the perceived contradictions embedded in those tales are really just a failure of our understanding and that there is no contradiction after all. Am I right, Tayi?
by Guysanto
Fri Oct 16, 2009 8:27 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: The biblical account of creation: reality or fantasy?
Replies: 26
Views: 10872

Reproducing Tayi's response to Leonel as written originally in a different thread. [quote]Leonel, Thank you for your posts bro. The fist thing I must point out though is that they stray far from the topic which has to do with the Kalam Cosmological Argument. Even if I were to grant your suspicions i...
by Guysanto
Mon Sep 28, 2009 12:19 pm
Forum: Forum Community
Topic: Tayi's words of love
Replies: 2
Views: 2030

Tayi's words of love

I just felt like sharing this beautiful expression of love from one of ours with all of you. [quote] Hello Haitian family and friends. I just would like to say again that I love Haiti. I love Haiti. I love Haiti. Haitian, you have dignity. Haitian, you have beauty. Haitian, you have worth. Haitian, ...
by Guysanto
Tue Sep 22, 2009 1:53 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Does God Exist?
Replies: 21
Views: 7469

Did I bring an end to the conversation? I am sorry.
by Guysanto
Sat Sep 19, 2009 1:39 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Does God Exist?
Replies: 21
Views: 7469

Hi Tayi! Déja vu! I seem to recall how you previously sought to prove the existence of God by stating your faith in the existence of absolute moral values which, according to you, could not exist in the absence of God. I did not find your premises convincing then. This time, I have to admit, your ar...