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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.

POP Announces Newark Juneteenth Reparations March And Rally

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube The Reparations For African-Americans March & Rally will be held on Juneteenth, Saturday, June 19, 2021, 12:00 noon, starting at...

Did Making “Juneteenth” a Law Open Up a New Door to Reparations?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). It’s worth exploring if Congress and the President just inadvertently opened up fresh new legal avenues for reparations by passing Juneteenth...

Black Star News Publisher Releases New Book “Manufacturing Hate”

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: M. Allimadi Black Star News publisher Milton Allimadi with his new book "Manufacturing Hate: How Africa Was Demonized in Western Media." How...

OECS: Enhancing Economic Business Competitiveness in OECS Countries

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: OECS Thursday, June 17, 2021 — Fostering and enhancing the export competitiveness of OECS enterprises is a key goal of the...

Noah Lyles Headliner at U.S. Olympic Trials

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Twitter Noah Lyles showed his support for the Black Lives Matter movement last year by attending marches, posting on social media...

President Joe Biden Signs Juneteenth National Independence Day Act Into Law

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Derek Major, Black Enterprise — Hours after the House passed the bill and less than a day after returning from his...

NAACP, Black Appalachian Coalition Host Black Invisibility Event

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeExpatalacians Baltimore, MD - Today the NAACP is putting a spotlight on some of the poorest communities in the nation. These...

New Opportunity Will Connect Black MBA Students With Jobs

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: NBMBAA In September, a global cohort of Black MBA students will begin an eight-month long fellowship that ends with direct work...

Report: Racial Bias Evident In San Diego Policing Practices Including In Traffic Stops And...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube Continuing to promote transparency and accountability in police data, San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria, Police Chief David Nisleit and the...

Anatomy of Tyranny: How Power Corrupts Politicians and other human beings

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Daniel Ortega Saavedra. Once an admired revolutionary, now a resented despot. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Harold Acemah The concept and study of power, how...

U.S. Black Chambers, BP Partner To offer Microloan and Grant Program

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: U.S. Black Chambers NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Foundation Inc. (LCCF) announced today that it is accepting applications...

PV DES SEMESTRES 3&4 DÉPARTEMENT D’ANGLAIS ANNÉE ACADEMIQUE2020‐2021

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Retrouvez les résultats définitifs des semestres S1_ S4 & S6 des examens pour l’année académique 2020-2021...

Uganda: Covid-19, G-7 Summit, United Nation’s Security Council & Why It Is Time Diaspora...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Covid-19 Medics In Gulu Regional Referral Hospital at work. Photo by Joseph Omagor “China should not to cross the red line on...

Obamacare Survives Latest Supreme Court Challenge, But Can It Survive the Next One?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube Obamacare, formerly known as the Affordable Care Act, just survived its third legal challenge in the 11 years since it...

Abrams Backs Manchin’s Voting Rights Compramise

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube Stacey Abrams on Thursday threw her support behind Sen. Joe Manchin’s proposed revisions to congressional Democrats’ expansive election and ethics...

Police Brutality: Georgia Black Man Accepts Settlement

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

As Juneteenth becomes a federal holiday, the US needs a culture of reparations

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Andre M. Perry and Rashawn Ray, The Brookings Institution — There is a widespread belief that reparations for Black people is...

Diana Ross: “Thank You” | Black Star News

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

After Making Juneteenth Holiday, Congress Must Address Racial Injustice

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube Washington, D.C. — Today, President Joe Biden signed a bill that will make Juneteenth a federal holiday. Following the bill signing,...

Baseball Needs To Reconnect With African-American Players

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube The percentage of African-American players in Major League Baseball has decreased to similar levels as in the 1950's after Jackie...

Lettres modernes : résultats des examens des semestres 3, 5 et semestres 1, 4...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Retrouvez les résultats des examens des semestres 1, 3 & 5 (résultats définitifs) et des semestres...

The Biden Administration Must Address The Urgent Need to Educate America about Climate-Related Migration

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube The Biden administration has made some admirable moves and gestures toward addressing the immense challenges posed by climate-related migration. But...

It’s apartheid, say Israeli ambassadors to South Africa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). “It is clearer than ever that the occupation is not temporary, and there is not the political will in the Israeli...

Endorsements Surge In Kevin Parker’s Bid for NYC Comptroller

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Kevin Parker New York State Senator Kevin Parker has received close to 100 endorsements in his bid for New York City...