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Haiti: “Excalibur of the Caribbean”

Written by Janine Mendes-Franco On 21 May 2014 @ 23:16 pm | No Comments

In Arts & Culture, Caribbean, Citizen Media, English, Film, Haiti, History, Quick Reads

Machetes are ubiquitous and versatile…in the case of Haiti, machetes were common weapons in the struggle for independence.

Haiti Innovation [1] blogs about a short film profiling a Haitian machete-fighting instructor.


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[1] Haiti Innovation: http://haitiinnovation.org/en/2014/05/21/papa-machete-short-film-haitian-machete-fighting?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+HaitiInnovationNews+%28Haiti+Innovation+news%29

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