What’s going on in Haiti in 2021? | Alexandre The Haitian Tweet

Written by Alexandre, Edited by Shirley Dor


After months of turmoil in Haiti, many public figures, celebrities, and influencers turn to Twitter to bring awareness to Haiti's continuous violence. Making the hashtag #FREEHAITI viral with continuous support for change in Haiti. One tweet, in particular, stood out to us as it back-tracks the centuries of turmoil in Haiti. Giving us the eternal political crisis in Haiti.


The tweet reads:


What’s going on in Haiti? [A simplified thread] #FreeHaiti 🇭🇹🕊



Haiti has long been in a state of revolt, as far back as the colonial age when our ancestors were forcibly brought here by colonists to exploit our lives in exchange for wealth.