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  • Beyonce Visits Haiti for Progress Update Since 2010 Earthquake

    May 17, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Beyonce made a quick visit to Haiti to see what progress has been made since the 2010 earthquake struck and devastated the island nation. Haiti U.N. mission spokeswoman Sophie Boutaud de la Combe said Saturday that Beyonce also was able to “meet some of the people who were affected by” by the disaster. According to […]

  • Many In Haiti Remain Homeless Fours Years After Massive Earthquake

    Jan 14, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via NPR) – Four years ago this past Sunday, a 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit Haiti, destroying its capital of Port-au-Prince and killing more than 200,000 people. Today, much of Port-au-Prince looks like it did before the quake. Most of the tent camps in the city itself are gone, and streets are loaded with overcrowded buses and […]

  • Video: Candice Anitra Debuts ‘Today’ a Song Inspired by the Haitian Earthquake

    Jan 12, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *NYC –  Philly born/Brooklyn based singer/songwriter Candice Anitra has put the finishing touches to eagerly awaited sophomore project  ‘Big Tree’ which sees a release on March 28th, 2012 world-wide. One of the songs off the danceable/soul endeavour was inspired by the devastating Earthquake in Haiti.  The song “Today” marks 2 years later and addresses mother […]

  • Photos: Naomi Campbell’s Pop-Up Store Opens in London Mall

    Apr 6, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Naomi Campbell is busy putting together another runway benefit  for the charity “Fashion for Relief” – this time to aid the victims of Japan’s catastrophic earthquake and tsunami. The British supermodel – who opened a temporary “pop-up store” at London’s Westfield mall yesterday to benefit the charity – has previously organized a Fashion for Relief […]

  • Wyclef on Anniversary of Haitian Quake: Hope Rests with Youth

    Jan 12, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Today marks the one year anniversary of the magnitude 7.0 earthquake that killed more than 230,000 people in Haiti. Roughly a million remain homeless amid the debris and stuttering reconstruction efforts in Port-au-Prince, according to the AP. A year later, nearly a million Haitians remain in tents or other temporary shelter. The death of so […]

  • Sean Penn Column Questions Wyclef’s Motives in Haiti

    Aug 26, 10 by EurPublisher 8 Comments


    *In a column on the Huffington Post blog, Sean Penn explains in further detail his much-publicized opposition to Wyclef Jean’s presidential bid in Haiti, which was rejected last week by the electoral commission. Titled “Third Person Once Removed,” Penn – who relocated to Haiti two months after the January earthquake to assist relief efforts – […]