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Wheaton playground equipment finds new life in Haiti – Chicago Daily Herald


Wheaton playground equipment finds new life in Haiti
Chicago Daily Herald
"We're proud to donate this playground equipment to the children of Haiti and of our partnership with Kids Around the World because otherwise, this equipment would be filling up landfills," Benard said Thursday. "If we can make the lives of these ...
DuPage County community of Wheaton sending a donated playground to HaitiDaily Journal

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New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly to Lose His ‘Consigliere’ – Wall Street Journal


New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly to Lose His 'Consigliere'
Wall Street Journal
Mr. Browne, 64 years old, who was born in the Bronx to Irish immigrant parents, will step down Aug. 19 to take a job as vice ... A few months later, Mr. Kelly recruited Mr. Browne to an effort to establish a police force in Haiti. For Mr. Browne, high ...

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Haiti: VP of National Assembly urges Administration to move forward with Elections – Defend Haiti


Haiti: VP of National Assembly urges Administration to move forward with Elections
Defend Haiti
... Decrease Dependence on Foreign Assistance, says IMF. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - On Thursday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Haitian authorities to make efforts to reduce the country's dependence on external assistance.

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Obama touts $100 middle-class rebates as Obamacare buckles – Daily Caller


Obama touts $100 middle-class rebates as Obamacare buckles
Daily Caller
”We've got a lot of problems in this country and there's a lot of work that Congress needs to do. Get a farm bill passed, immigration reform done, make sure we have a budget in place that invests in our children and our future. And yet, instead we're ...

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News: Haiti, Justin Bieber, Femen, Glenn Greenwald, Glee – Towleroad


News: Haiti, Justin Bieber, Femen, Glenn Greenwald, Glee
Towleroad
Road Advocacy groups denounce threats to Haiti's small gay community. "Attorney Mario Joseph and gay rights advocate Charlot Jeudy told a news conference that people who are gay or lesbian should be able to live freely without being harassed or ...

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Haiti – Social : The BAI alongside «Kouraj» – Haitilibre.com


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Haiti - Social : The BAI alongside «Kouraj»
Haitilibre.com
The BAI recalls that homosexuality and transgenderism remain taboo within Haitian society, and as a result, the lives of many LGBT individuals are characterized by secrecy, isolation, discrimination, and violence. Some Haitian politicians and public ...
Haiti: Rally Planned Against HomosexualityGayapolis

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Haitian Women Still Waiting for a Seat at the Table – Inter Press Service


Haitian Women Still Waiting for a Seat at the Table
Inter Press Service
Haitian women's participation in national life, especially in politics, is essential to strengthen democracy and the rule of law. Credit: Valeria Vilardo/IPS. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Jul 18 2013 (IPS) - More than two years ago, Haiti's parliament approved a ...

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Bishop, pastor receive tons of hugs in Haiti – Catholic Free Press

Catholic Free PressBishop, pastor receive tons of hugs in HaitiCatholic Free PressThe legacy of 19-year-old Britney Gengel, who died in the January 2010 earthquake that devastated parts of Haiti, includes the Be Like Brit orphanage in Grande Goave that...

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Forgiven Community Church extends deadline for Shoes 4 Haiti campaign – Plain Dealer


Forgiven Community Church extends deadline for Shoes 4 Haiti campaign
Plain Dealer
Pastor Louis Hawkins Jr. and his wife Juanita Hawkins have extended the deadline for the Shoes 4 Haiti initiative to July 29th, hoping eventually to ship about 300 bags to Haiti as part of The Forgiven Community Church's "Shoes 4 Haiti" drive ...

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