RE: President Preval Says 'You have to help yourself'
WHY, such a big deal if he says "you have to help yourself?
The reality is that we, Haitians even when we know the truth we always need politicians to lie to us, sweettalking us. isn't time for us to stand up for ourselves and stop thinking that someone else has to do everything for us. We have let ourselves played by demagogues for the longest I can remember but when someone tries to be franc and sincere we take it as an insult.
That's the reason why our youths stop trying to make something out of their lives.
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