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Jafrikayiti

Jafrikayiti (Jean Saint-Vil) is author of:
  1. LAFIMEN: Listwa Pèp Ayisyen Depi Nan Ginen (CD 1 – 4), audio recordings on the history of the Haitian People.
  2. Viv Bondye ! Aba Relijyon!,  book (essay) on spirituality and the Afro-Haitian experience with Christianity.

Co-founder of two self-help organizations AKASAN (Ayisyen ki ap soutni Ayisyen nètalkole) and Jaku Konbit which follow the principles popularized by Marcus Garvey, he is also an artist-activist immersed in the Global Peace and Social Justice movement.

He hosts or co-hosts  several weekly radio programs such as Bouyon-Rasin at the University of Ottawa’s C.H.U.O 89.1 F.M,  Rendez-vous Haitien at Carleton University’s C.K.C.U 93.1 F.M, Chèche pa peche and Pawòl pou chèche chimen on www.radiokajou.com.

Featured political analyst on Canadian as well as international media, a University of Waterloo (Hon. B.Sc., Biology) graduate and Canadian Civil Servant, Jafrikayiti lives in Ottawa-Gatineau but returns to Haiti on a regular basis.

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AUTHOR

Read Jafrikayiti’s English language essays, under Blog.

Read, listen to or view excerpts from his Haitian Kreyòl works under Products

Activist
ACTIVIST

For the emergence of a new era of justice-based global peace and genuine human sisterhood/brotherhood.

Visual-Artist
VISUAL ARTIST

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How I wish when I was growing up, I had books that told me about the true
story of my people, of their civilizations, inventions, struggles, victories.

Books in which the first picture I saw resembled me, instead of the Columbus face that starred curiously back at me, on the very first page of “our” Histoire d’Haiti by Frères de l’instruction chrétienne.

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JUSTICE FOR HAITIANS KILLED OR CRIPPLED BY THE UNITED NATIONS – SINCE 2004

I welcome a March 10, 2017 commentary by Stephen Lewis in which he denounces the crimes the United Nations has committed against Haitians by cholera contagion. However, the
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Pòl te yon espyon

Bib la gen plis pawòl li di ki sòti dirèkteman anba plim Pòl pase sa li di ki sòti dirèkteman nan bouch pèsonaj biblik ki rele
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Jezi pat Kretyen (2) – dezyèm pati

Tankou nou te esplike sa deja, selon tèks ki nan Bib la, li klè, Jezi pat Kretyen. Kounye a, annou fouye pi fon pou nou ka konprann pou
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Jezi pat Kretyen

“Depi lontan mwen remake Krisyanis la se makònay de pati ki pa sanble kapab byen fonn youn nan lòt – yon pati se relijyon Jezi a,
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Kisa Jezi ak Charlemagne Péralte Reprezante pou Noumenm Ayisyen

Jodi a, 14 avril 2017, se “Vandredi sen”. Yon jou kote plizyè milyon moun sou planèt latè ap patisipe nan yon seremoni Kretyen yo batize “chimendkwa”. Lè
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From Khufu, Snefru, Huni and Djoser to Makandal, Dessalines and you

There is no shortage of African builders of great civilization to inspire our world. For instance, although much effort has been deployed by so-called archeologists, historians,
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