More Than $20 Billion Worth Of Gold Found In Haiti

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  • Elzo69RenaissanceElzo69Renaissance Never selling dreams, always serving cream SeattlePosts: 47,544 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Haul Judos wrote: »
    doubletee wrote: »
    Its probably more than that somewhere in africa

    lol @ probably...them niggaz retarded rich over there

    They just found oil in Tanzania George W Bush was out there unofficially in MArch...u already know what time it is....
  • Bawse D.LoxBawse D.Lox Posts: 3,946 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Haul Judos wrote: »
    doubletee wrote: »
    Its probably more than that somewhere in africa

    lol @ probably...them niggaz retarded rich over there

    They just found oil in Tanzania George W Bush was out there unofficially in MArch...u already know what time it is....

    smh times like this, niggaz every where is sitting on riches. smh

    u wish they're was a marcus garvey clone some where.
  • 2stepz_ahead2stepz_ahead Who I am is Complex, What i am, simply put. I'm a Threat walking out the lions denPosts: 27,627 ✭✭✭✭✭
    the french will say that haiti can pay the debt they owe them now...and re-instate the debt to clean them out...

  • redhandedbanditredhandedbandit Posts: 2,600 ✭✭✭
    this is old news us set up shop there heard about this maybe 10 years ago but didnt believe it
  • KingJamalKingJamal Posts: 20,652 ✭✭✭✭✭
    this is old news us set up shop there heard about this maybe 10 years ago but didnt believe it
    Oh its old news. Then share the old ass link?
  • Cabana_Da_DonCabana_Da_Don Posts: 7,903 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Haiti got long money now.
  • Chef_Taylor Chef_Taylor Young King.....pay me in gold Posts: 26,584 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Africa sitting on alllllllllll those resources over their and people in some countries eating mud sandwiches.smh
  • Bawse D.LoxBawse D.Lox Posts: 3,946 ✭✭✭✭✭
    KingJamal wrote: »
    this is old news us set up shop there heard about this maybe 10 years ago but didnt believe it
    Oh its old news. Then share the old ass link?

    dude ain't lying, they set up shop up when they got rid of aristde the second time. u.s won't invade because the new president is obviously a puppet the new poppa doc.

    he will do they're bidding.

  • Lou_CypherLou_Cypher E.L.E.: Everybody Love Everybody Arkham AsylumPosts: 48,271 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Al Queda will be found in haiti shortly
  • Cabana_Da_DonCabana_Da_Don Posts: 7,903 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Lou Cypher wrote: »
    Al Queda will be found in haiti shortly

    Aint laughing matter but yo this shit is funny as fuck.Are they going to bring Bin Laden from the dead?
  • Lou_CypherLou_Cypher E.L.E.: Everybody Love Everybody Arkham AsylumPosts: 48,271 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Lou Cypher wrote: »
    Al Queda will be found in haiti shortly

    Aint laughing matter but yo this shit is funny as fuck.Are they going to bring Bin Laden from the dead?

    Nah prolly bin laden's son who secretly took over the organization and brought operations over to haiti to get closer to america, the writing for this story will be phenomenol.

  • dalyricalbanditdalyricalbandit Co-Owner Of AllhipHop.com, Super Moderator, Administrator, Moderator Posts: 65,576 Regulator
    that Haitian voodoo gonna bring Osama back
    Lou_Cypher
  • SionSion Moderator, Legion of Trill, AHH Content Producer, AHH Editor Posts: 42,812 Regulator
    @KingJamal

    Aye fam I moved your thread to Social Lounge instead, I think you'll get more responses on this subject here. However if you want your thread back in the GnS let me know and I'll move it back there.

  • Cabana_Da_DonCabana_Da_Don Posts: 7,903 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited May 2012
    Sion. wrote: »
    @KingJamal

    Aye fam I moved your thread to Social Lounge instead, I think you'll get more responses on this subject here. However if you want your thread back in the GnS let me know and I'll move it back there.

    You respect you brother 4 real.You the only nigga that explain why you do what you do.Salute @Sion.
  • money23money23 Posts: 198 ✭✭✭
    Old News Haiti most likely sold their mining contracts for money, but in reality they are getting ripped off hard. These niggas don't know what they have and are not educated on Gold Silver Oil Copper Plat Iron Marble etc there's so many precious minerals underneath Haiti these guys also dont have the tools and machines to dig them out so they don't care and let them UN niggas and Mining companies dig out shit from the ground at will. I heard if you add up all the totals of all the minerals they have Haiti is literally worth 100 trillion dollars...... Haiti is crazy they did a crazy ass comparison to the Oil shit they have compare to Venezuela they said Haiti's shit is a Olympic Size Gym compare to Venezuela's Glass drink and keep in mind Venezuela has the 3rd biggest oil mine in the world that says alot on Haiti true value.
  • kingblaze84kingblaze84 Bronx, NY birthplace of hip-hopPosts: 14,064 ✭✭✭✭✭
    gns wrote: »
    man all I can say is I wish them haitians the best. niggaz been suffering too dam long, lawd give them niggaz a break, please.

    Co-sign man.....I'm half Haitian and can't wait for the day to Haiti to truly get back on its feet.
  • kingblaze84kingblaze84 Bronx, NY birthplace of hip-hopPosts: 14,064 ✭✭✭✭✭
    money23 wrote: »
    Old News Haiti most likely sold their mining contracts for money, but in reality they are getting ripped off hard. These niggas don't know what they have and are not educated on Gold Silver Oil Copper Plat Iron Marble etc there's so many precious minerals underneath Haiti these guys also dont have the tools and machines to dig them out so they don't care and let them UN niggas and Mining companies dig out shit from the ground at will. I heard if you add up all the totals of all the minerals they have Haiti is literally worth 100 trillion dollars...... Haiti is crazy they did a crazy ass comparison to the Oil shit they have compare to Venezuela they said Haiti's shit is a Olympic Size Gym compare to Venezuela's Glass drink and keep in mind Venezuela has the 3rd biggest oil mine in the world that says alot on Haiti true value.

    Damn homie, wow........
  • Black_SamsonBlack_Samson do 10 pushups everytime you read my post... you know you want too. Posts: 60,532 Regulator
    edited May 2012
    we already putting three new bases in africa after the discovery of the fresh water vein.
    what you think we finna do with haiti?
    oh they finna get all the flood relief they can stand.... and then we'll over stay our welcome...

    bet haiti winds up having they own kony in the coming months....
    Bully_PulpitMrSoutCity
  • MrSoutCityMrSoutCity Posts: 2,703 ✭✭✭✭✭
    The European Union just started attacking Somalis on lands, The french navy been bombing them niggas, not to mention the Navy seals. All because They might have one of the largest Oil reserves in the world. Haiti ain't gonna be no different.
  • janklowjanklow god's lonely man. Posts: 8,442 Regulator
    MrSoutCity wrote: »
    The European Union just started attacking Somalis on lands, The french navy been bombing them niggas, not to mention the Navy seals. All because They might have one of the largest Oil reserves in the world. Haiti ain't gonna be no different.
    it seems like there are much more likely theories for this even if you ascribe a solely mercenary one to it

  • cobblandcobbland "Shorty": Belly (1998) Chicago...Posts: 3,768 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited May 2012
    Not surprising.
    Does Haiti Billionaire, Gilbert Bigio, make Israel look good?

    by Paul Woodward, January 25, 2010, Source: War In Context

    "0.5 % in Haiti - Haiti's Oligarchy - own 98% of Haiti's wealth through monopolies orchestrated and supported by Western policymakers and corporations." - Ezili Dantò of HLLN
    *
    "Since Aristide’s second ousting in 2004, the financial wealth of the Bigio family along with those of other well off Haitian clans such as the Mevs, Brandts, Acras and Madsens have nearly doubled according to a confidential source at a private accounting firm." (See also Haiti's Billionaire plunderers: Haiti’s Enslavement: The Ruling Oligarchy and World Profit-over-People System, Part 1. ;
    Some of the Coup D’etat Haitians – The Subcontracted Haitians and Inside the CIA (Covert Action in Haiti, Guatemala.)

    When Amos Radian, Israel’s Dominican Republic-based ambassador to the nations of the eastern Caribbean, spoke to the Jerusalem Post last week, he was unequivocal in expressing appreciation towards the Bigio family.

    gilbert-bigio.jpg

    Gilbert Bigio, a Syrian Jew and honorary consul for Israel in Haiti also happens to be among the wealthiest men in that impoverished nation. The day before Israel’s relief team was due to arrive in Haiti, Ambassador Radian spoke to Reuven Shalom Bigio, son of the business magnate.

    “Tomorrow the Israel Air Force is coming with two jets and 250 people and I have no place to put them,” Radian told Bigio. The response was swift as the Israelis were provided with Bigio-owned land to set up a field hospital. Radian said that the assistance provided “made us look so good”.

    The billionaire industrialist’s loyalty to Israel is unquestionable. As the Jerusalem Post report said:

    Gilbert Bigio’s own father came to Haiti in 1925 and was active in the Jewish community. He played a role in Haiti’s support for Israeli statehood in the November 1947 vote at the United Nations.

    “Being in a city where there’s no synagogue, prayers are done at our house, Israel to us is the motherland. It’s the rock. It’s how we identify ourselves,” said Reuven Bigio. His father’s support for Israel’s mission here was immediate: “His desire to help was unconditional.”

    Does the Bigio family have an unconditional desire to help Haitians? Not as far as one can tell.

    In 2004, the Miami Herald reported on Haiti’s tiny and wealthy Jewish community and spoke to its de facto leader. Bigio saw no reason why the huge disparity between his own wealth and the poverty of those around him should breed in them any resentment.

    Bigio, 68, lives in a big, beautiful house in Petionville, one of the few upscale neighborhoods in Port-au-Prince. Behind the well-guarded house is a luxurious swimming pool and a gazebo for outdoor parties.

    Like most of the other Jews who remain in Haiti, Bigio is considered extremely wealthy in a country where 50 percent of the population is illiterate and 76 percent of children under 5 are underweight or suffer from stunted growth.

    “I don’t think there’s resentment against people who are rich here,” says the retired businessman, who speaks English, French and Haitian Creole. “If you know how to manage success, people admire you instead of hate you.”

    Cite Soleil, a seaside shantytown of more than 300,000 people residing in homes made of cinder blocks with tin roofs, has been described as poorer than India’s infamous slums of Calcutta. It is also the home of the Bigio business empire.

    “Our purpose is to improve the quality of life of the communities we reach,” the GB Group says in its mission statement. A Haiti Information Project report from Cite Soleil published in January 2008 suggests otherwise.

    While the surrounding residents of Cite Soleil are forced to literally eat dirt to stave off hunger, Bigio is a billionaire whose family supported the first coup against Aristide and reportedly helped to back the movement that forced his second ouster in 2004.

    One need not look very far to see where Gilbert Bigio’s interests lie in relation to Cite Soleil. According to his own company’s web site his family maintains controlling interests in sixteen of Haiti’s largest companies. They are also the largest Haitian partner in the wireless communications giant Digicel, a mammoth company based in Ireland that has nearly cornered the cellular market in the Caribbean. Bigio’s family is not merely wealthy amidst a sea of poverty stricken residents in Haiti, his family represents the Über-wealthy who have benefited most since Aristide’s second ouster in 2004.

    The Office of Foreign Assets Control of the US government blocked all of the Bigio family’s holdings in US banks following the brutal military coup against Aristide in 1991. Since Aristide’s second ousting in 2004, the financial wealth of the Bigio family along with those of other well off Haitian clans such as the Mevs, Brandts, Acras and Madsens have nearly doubled according to a confidential source at a private accounting firm.

    Meanwhile, Israel’s image-boosting relief effort in Haiti is about to wrap up its operations – its medical and rescue team is set to return home by Thursday.

    ***********************************************
    Forwarded by Ezili's Haitian Lawyers Leadership Network
    **********************************************

    Since the 2004 Bush regime change in Haiti, US large footprint in "poor?" Haiti keeps increasing. US Embassy in Haiti is the fifth largest US Embassy compound in the world, after Iraq, Afghanistan, China
    and Germany.



    http://open.salon.com/blog/ezili_danto/2011/03/01/haiti_billionaire
  • edwardnigmaedwardnigma Posts: 3,364 ✭✭✭✭✭
    If the Haitian Government can put into play the Original Constitution of Haiti, then they're straight.

    The Original Constitution of Haiti states no foreigner can own land in Haiti.

    So if they can't own it, they sure can't mine it w/ out permission.

    Hyppolite, Salomon, Antoine Simon Sam, alot of them Use to Son the Good ol US of A with their constitution. Look it, those names you'll see it.
  • LUClENLUClEN Absence makes the heart grow fonder of someone else Posts: 20,016 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I really hope this goes well for them but i have a feeling history will repeat itself


    If it does, I wonder how many people would march the streets for Haiti as they did Treyvon.
  • dalyricalbanditdalyricalbandit Co-Owner Of AllhipHop.com, Super Moderator, Administrator, Moderator Posts: 65,576 Regulator
    them haitians dont have the right tools for this job thats why they are gonna get screwed
  • FucktheICFucktheIC Posts: 1,656 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Nigga, WTF is 20 billion dollars supposed to accomplish?
    KingJamal
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