Difficult Return to Haiti

In 2015, How do we allow this tragedy to regulated to the shadows?

Ethnic Cleansing is a Crime Against Humanity

The time for JUSTICE is now!

Awaken the Warriors!!!!

Repeating Islands

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Tens of thousands of Haitians and Haitian-Dominicans have fled the Dominican Republic in response to its strict new immigration policy with many settling in squalid camps in neighbouring Haiti, Reuters reports.

Haitian officials estimate the population at four camps in the south of Haiti is at least 2,000 and growing.

According to estimates, as many as 1 million people originally from Haiti live in Dominican Republic, which shares the Caribbean island of Hispaniola with its impoverished neighbour.

With Dominicans increasingly intolerant of a growing Haitian population on their side of the border, a 2013 Dominican court ruling stripped Dominican citizenship from children born to undocumented immigrants.

The vast majority of those affected are Haitian.

Following an international outcry, the Dominican Congress passed a law allowing some migrants to apply for residency before a June 17 deadline. The government said last month that 289,000 people who had started the process could…

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Applications are open for TED2016 Fellows — and you should apply

Global Sisterz Media is encouraging our readers to explore this opportunity & share their ideas…

TED Blog

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TED Fellows aren’t easy to classify. In the latest class, there’s a bioengineer who programs bacteria to change the color of urine to signal the presence of cancer — and to make bold, brightly colored art. There’s a data scientist who dreamed up a tool to let anyone with a cell phone build a credit score, even if they don’t have access to a bank. An astronomer who uses her training as an actor to inspire a new generation of scientists. A deaf artist whose sound installations explore our relationship to noise and language.

If you’re an innovator whose work crosses boundaries, you may just find a home in the TED Fellows program. The program welcomes thinkers with big vision — and helps them share their ideas with the world.

Why should you apply to be a TED Fellow? The TED Fellows program has a long track record of taking…

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