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Leyla McCalla redefines the cello, with songs from Haiti and help from
New York Daily News
Subtitled “A Tribute to Langston Hughes,” the album matches verse from the famed Harlem Renaissance poet to McCalla’s original music. The singer/musician then mixes her Hughes “collaborations” with traditional Creole folk songs, drawn from her Haitian 

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Haiti’s Michel Martelly promises elections, gets rave reviews in Washington
MiamiHerald.com
WASHINGTON — Haiti President Michel Martelly, who has been pilloried at home, received rave reviews in his first major visit to Washington this week after signaling a willingness to compromise on long-delayed elections. Some hope he was not “blowing 
Enduring Partnership with HaitiThe White House (blog)
Obama to Haitian president: US will stand with Haiti as earthquake recovery U.S. News & World Report
Haiti’s President Martelly meets with Obama for 1st timeMcClatchy Washington Bureau
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Enduring Partnership with Haiti
The White House (blog)
Today President Obama welcomed Haitian President Martelly to the White House. The visit served as an opportunity for the Presidents to discuss the way forward in Haiti, and how the United States can continue to support the Haitian government’s efforts
Obama to Haitian president: US will stand with Haiti as earthquake recovery U.S. News & World Report
Haiti’s Michel Martelly promises elections, gets rave reviews in WashingtonMiamiHerald.com
President Obama holds first meeting with Haitian leader Michel MartellyThe Grio
US Department of State (press release) –The Root –McClatchy Washington Bureau
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Obama to Haitian president: US will stand with Haiti as earthquake recovery
U.S. News & World Report
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four years after a powerful earthquake devastated Haiti, President Barack Obama on Thursday praised the rebound taking place in the impoverished Caribbean nation but said there is more work to be done. He pledged that America 
Enduring Partnership with HaitiThe White House (blog)
Haiti’s Michel Martelly promises elections, gets rave reviews in WashingtonMiamiHerald.com
President Obama holds first meeting with Haitian leader Michel MartellyThe Grio
The Root –Caribbean360.com
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Big Apple offers Hong Kong a good example of why it should embrace immigrants
South China Morning Post
How the city that never sleeps maintains its status as the world’s financial and cultural capital while taking in immigrants not only from China and Mexico but also India, Russia, Ecuador and Haiti holds valuable lessons for us all. Some of these