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News that highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across the globe in order to motivate, challenge, and encourage current and future generations of people of African descent to take initiative and offers guidance to those interested in Africa’s development.

George Floyd Murder And Scenes From A Day In New York City

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Scenes from the protests Monday. Will good officers resist attempted coup by Trump if it comes to that? Photo:...

BET founder calls for $14 trillion of reparations for slavery

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Robert Johnson, founder of RLJ Companies and BET, tells CNBC’s “Squawk Box” America must make reparations for slavery in...

BROOKLYN CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE BLASTS DE BLASIO’S “DISGRACEFUL” DEFENDING OF ABUSIVE NYPD OFFICERS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio's excusing of NYPD cops driving thru police brutality protesters is being round denounced. Adem Bunkeddeko,...

BLACK ALLIANCE FOR PEACE CALLS ON U.N. TO ADDRESS AMERICA’S HUMAN RIGHTS CRISIS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). After Murders of Floyd, Taylor and Arbery Black Alliance for Peace Calls on U.N. to Address Human Rights Crisis...

Message from Minister Malcolm on ALD:Silencing the Guns of Pandemic Oppression

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Maulana Karenga — Our annual reflective and resistance-focused celebration of the birth and life of Min. Malcolm X,...

MANHATTAN DISTRICT ATTORNEY: EXCESSIVE FORCE BY POLICE MUST END

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance calls for end to brutal bigoted policing. Black lives matter and the use of excessive...

GEORGE FLOYD: IS MULTI-RACIAL MASS MOVEMENT EMERGING AGAINST WHITE SUPREMACY?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Will George Floyd's death be a catalyst to create a multi-racial mass movement against white supremacy? It was about 6...

Report by Mayor Ras J. Baraka • Anniversary of X Clan’s Debut Album ‘To...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vantage Point Radio June 1, 2020 — On this pledge drive edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka...

DECEMBER 12TH MOVEMENT HOLDING BLACK POWER RALLY AGAINST POLICE BRUTALITY

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The December 12th Movement is holding a Black Power rally today against police brutality. The December 12th Movement Calls for...

CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS, CONGRESSIONAL MEMBERS, TO CALL FOR FEDERAL REFORM OF POLICE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The leaders of the nation’s top civil rights and social justice organizations and several members of Congress have...

George Floyd Execution: How To Reform And Police The Police

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Protest scene outside Police Headquarters, New Haven, Connecticut, May 31, 2020. Photo: Black Star News. The young protestors offer some...

Human Rights Watch calls for Tulsa Race Massacre reparations a century after violence

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The aftermath of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre (Greenwood Cultural Center) By DeNeen L. Brown, The Washington Post — On the...

UGANDA: COVID-19 PANDEMIC: POLITICIANS TARGETING SEX WORKERS FOR BLOCK VOTES.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A destitute in Gulu town collects food remnants thrown by rvesidents As Uganda’s dictator President Yoweri Museveni extends lock-down for...

George Floyd Murder Reverberates Overseas As Thousands of Londoners Defy Covid-19 Lockdown to Protest

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). London protests. ABCnews screen capture. In Central London, protesters congregated at one of the City's key landmarks in Trafalgar Square,...

The road to reparations in Evanston

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Illustration by Emma Ruck From indentured servitude to federal redlining, Evanston’s history is marked with colored lines. City officials and...

GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS: MAYOR DE BLASIO OKAY WITH NYPD VEHICLES SHOWN DRIVING THROUGH PROTESTERS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Last night, during the George Floyd protests in New York, two NYPD vehicles were videotaped driving vehicles through protesters....

TOM STEYER ON GEORGE FLOYD: “THE RECKLESS KILLING OF BLACK PEOPLE MUST STOP”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Tom Steyer: "the reckless killing of Black people must stop." Billionaire entrepreneur and former 2020 presidential candidate Tom Steyer released...

GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS: NYPD VEHICLES SHOWN DRIVING THRU PROTESTERS, MAYOR EXCUSES CONDUCT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Last night, during the George Floyd protests in New York, two NYPD vehicles were videotaped driving vehicles through protesters....

Citizen’s Arrest: Racist at its Roots

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Alan J. Singer, HNN — The video-recorded murder of Ahmaud Arbery, a young Black man killed by two white vigilantes...

CIVIL RIGHTS ICON JOHN LEWIS TO GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTERS: “I HEAR YOU”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rep. John Lewis: "Justice has, indeed, been denied for far too long." Civil Rights icon and Georgia Rep. John Lewis...

Racial divide of coronavirus is real, so are innovations that can help

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Allyson Y. Schwartz and Martha A. Dawson — The following is a joint OpEd by the National Black Nurses...

From the Black Panthers to Black Lives Matter, the ongoing fight to end police...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A protester in Minneapolis on Thursday. Photo by Elizabeth Flores, Minneapolis Star Tribune, AP By Peniel E. Joseph, The Washington...

FREE PRESS: BLACK REPORTER’S ARREST DURING GEORGE FLOYD PROTEST MUST BE INVESTIGATED

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Why was CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez arrested while covering George Floyd protest? On Friday, the Minnesota State Patrol arrested CNN...

Murder of George Floyd by Derek Chauvin–Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Killer cop Chauvin was finally arrested and charged. Photo ABC7 screen capture.      “I’m sick and tired of being...