"When [my first novel] was just published, people walked up to me and told me that someone who worked at their house is Haitian," Danticat said. "Now there are a number of people telling me that their doctor is Haitian."
Last week I traveled to Haiti to see if my organization could provide design and building services for a couple of projects. What I found was a country very different from what was reported in the media.
Wyclef told us that he's hoping Obama will help Haiti by coming up "with a situation where we can create jobs for the population. I would love for Congress to monitor how [Haiti's] money is being spent," he said.