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Voice of America - Authors Discuss Study Findings

Yves Colon, Sallie Hughes and Tsitsi Wakhisi, along with journalist Pierre Nazon Beauliere, discuss the study findings and the conditions of the media in Haiti and Miami's Haitian community during a television program with an audience of community leaders that was broadcast by the Voice of America.

video: Voice of America - Authors Discuss Study Findings

Haitian Community Media in Miami

This working paper analyzes the uses and practices of Haitian media in greater Miami -- the newspapers, radio shows, television programs and websites that serve people missed, ignored or neglected by the area’s mainstream media in English and Spanish.

Full Report: Haitian Community Media in Miami

Dessalines Ferdinand Interview

Dessalines Ferdinand, the publisher of Le Floridien newspaper, speaks about the challenges he faces publishing a mostly French-language newspaper for the Haitian community in Miami and beyond, in South Florida, where Haitians speak predominently Creole and few read French.

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Jean-Claude Cantave Interview

Jean-Claude Cantave, who does business between Miami and the Caribbean, has been hosting his own show on the AM airwaves for several years now, reaching out to South Florida Haitians with religious programming and business advise.  

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