Mapou Cultural Center and the Knight Foundation Book Fair
The Little Haiti neighborhood is here to stay in Miami as the Haitian community is making more of their presence to be known.
Some think racism lies behind efforts to divest the area of its Haitian identity. Ethnic groups have slandered Haiti as a poor country and feel the name Little Haiti would taint the neighborhood and drive away investors. Still others believe Little Haiti and Lemon City ". . . can co-exist side-by-side . . ."