Archive for February, 2010

A Black History Lesson: The Odyssey of Haiti

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

There was a moment in time when Haiti was the richest and most prosperous colony in the Americas…so what happened?  Pat Robertson, the American Christian televangelist and host of “The 700 Club”, attributes Haiti’s misfortunes—in light of the 7.0 earthquake that shook the island-nation—to the nation having a sworn pact with the devil. Robertson states: “They [Hatians] were under the heel of the French…and they got together and swore a Continue reading