Courtesy of Michele Bachmann Facebook
Last month, Minnesota, U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann traveled to Haiti with the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute to visit local orphanages and hold meetings on child welfare and adoption. Earlier today she was a guest on Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family show and according to the show,
Rep. Bachmann discusses the heart breaking conditions facing…
*side eye* But why? We need to stop letting just anyone in lol
Translation: A river should not forget its source.
Meaning: Don’t ever forget where you come from/your roots.
Also, I get to see Stromae in concert next week. And I get to meet a current female head of state.
The Universe provides, folks. Never forget :)
Finally feeling happy after feeling like absolute shit for the past week.
The Universe truly provides.
Sending light and love to all of you!
Hello, traditional dresses usually include the quadrille dresses for women (karabela) and the guayabera shirts and panama hats for men.
Haitian Saying - “Roaches are never right when facing chickens.” Refers to the perception that while those in power are free to do whatever they want to the weak, when the weak try to stand up for themselves they never win, since those in power control the system. Can be used in a wide array of situations from speeches chastising situations of social injustice, to kids lamenting punishments by their parents, that they deem unfair.
Black Proverbs:Diaspora Edition (via blackproverbs)
Haitian sayings all make sense when you’re older son. None of this shit made sense when I was younger