Hatian band Lakou Mizik’s “Leave the Bones,” in collaboration with DJ and producer Joseph Ray of Nero, mixes traditional sounds with electronic beats.
This past summer, an iconic Haitian band called it quits. Carimi wasn't just another pop group, though. It was Haiti's original boy band.
Hurricane Matthew devastated cacao trees at the heart of Haiti's burgeoning cocoa export business.
She's sheltering hundreds of neighbors in her house, running a school and orphanage, and trying to get clean water to those in need.
A crisis is building at the US-Mexico border as thousands of Haitians make their way there from Brazil, migrating as the South American country's economy tanks.
In a country that's seen more than its share of human hardship over the years, a rare iguana is the focus of a rare conservation effort, run by an unlikely leader.
Frustrated by relentless bad-news images from Haiti, a Belgian photographer teamed up with Haitian artists to recreate the entire tarot deck using real people and locations.
A Massachusetts politician has been outspoken about his opposition to the Dominican Republic's citizenship laws — and it's sparked a battle within his constituency.
Dimitry Elias Léger's debut novel unfolds in the aftermath of Haiti's 2010 earthquake. The human, often comic tale is his attempt "to cover the full range of color and emotions that people who experience traumatic events need to tell their stories."
The UN says it has a zero-tolerance policy when it comes to UN peacekeepers and sexual abuse. But when a 14-year-old Haitian boy was abused by Pakistani peacekeepers, the UN did little to bring his case to justice in Haitian courts.
The final gala concert of the eighth edition of the Syli d’Or (Golden Elephant) concert series and contest took place May 1 at Montreal’s Cabaret du Mile-End. While we could not attend in person, we have been closely following the ...<a class="meta-nav" href="http://www.afropop.org/wp/18280/afropop-syli-dor-award-rara-soley/"> Read more »</a>