Massachusetts' Haitian Community Reacts To The Assassination Of The PresidentPlay
Haitians around the world are still processing and grieving the assassination of Haitian president Jovenel Moïse.
The loss is especially strong in Massachusetts, which has the third-largest Haitian population in America.
We are joined by Marie St. Fleur, a former Massachusetts State Representative and now a principal at St. Fleur Communications and the CEO of a cannabis company. She was the first Haitian-American elected to state office in the U.S. Also joining us is Linda Dorcena Forry, a former Massachusetts State Senator, the first Haitian-American woman elected to the State Senate, and now a vice president at Suffolk Construction.
This segment aired on July 8, 2021.