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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.

The case for British slavery reparations can no longer be brushed aside

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). There is now a global debate focused on all those nations who built their wealth by denying black people...

Lettres Modernes/FLLAC : Résultats provisoires des examens des semestres pairs (2, 4 et 6)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Retrouvez les résultats provisoires des examens des Semestres pairs (2, 4 et 6) pour l’année académique...

The Current Turmoil Offers An Opportunity for U.S. Renewal

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Former Indiana Congressman Lee H. Hamilton says current crisis is also time of opportunity. A few weeks ago, The New...

Black Latinos Now Confronting Racism in Latino Communities

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Latino communities are now confronting racism against Black Latinos. Amid national dialogue about racism after the recent killings of George...

How Jair Bolsonaro and the Coronavirus Put Brazil’s Systemic Racism on Display

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Long before President Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for COVID-19, the pandemic was ravaging the country’s poor neighborhoods and prisons....

George Floyd Told Police “I Can’t Breathe” Nearly 30 Times

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police...

Officers Who Murdered Breonna Taylor Thought She Was Alone

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Louisville Police officer who murdered Breonna Taylor apparently thought she was home alone. Louisville police officers who fatally shot...

Cuba credits two drugs with slashing coronavirus death toll

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Sarah Marsh — HAVANA (Reuters) – Communist-run Cuba said this week that use of two drugs produced by its...

Armed Protests And The Dangers of Another U.S. Civil War

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Is America headed for a second civil war where Blacks are forced to arm themselves against Second Amendment white...

South Africa Considering Basic Income Grant Policy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police...

African nations call for racism debate at UN Human Rights Council

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo by T. Hadebe, AP By DW — A letter signed by all 54 African nations requested the UN Human Rights...

D.C. Police Coordinated with Trump to Tear-Gas Peaceful Protesters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham is accused of working in tandem with Bill Barr's action, on behalf of Donald...

For Black Brazilians, Like African-Americans, COVID-19 is Deadly

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black Brazilians, like African-Americans, are dying of high rates of COVID-19. Brazil is second to the U.S. as the...

Killer Lines, Killer Cops, and Trump’s Vote-Heist 2020 Dress Rehearsal

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Was the recent voting fiasco in Atlanta a trial run for November? Jerry Thomas got his Georgia Primary ballot on...

Beckles calls for High-Level International Reparations Summit

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Says the time has come for a Caribbean Development Plan Prof. Sir Hilary Beckles, Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission...

Book Examines America Through Lens of “Radical” San Francisco

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In "San Francisco Values: Common Ground for Getting America Back on Track" (Palmetto Publishing Group), coauthors Geri Spieler and...

Congress Pressured to Fund Black Businesses Struggling from COVID-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Congress is under pressure to address problems Black businesses are facing due to COVID-19. Lawmakers negotiating the next small-business rescue...

Islam’s anti-racist message from the 7th century still resonates today

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Muslims of all backgrounds pray during the 2019 Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. Fethi Belaid/AFP via Getty Images The...

Black Lives Matter Shines Light on Police Brutality in Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Police brutality in Africa is now also being scrutinized in the wake of George Floyd's murder. The African media has...

NY Attorney General Issues Preliminary Report on NYPD Protest Abuses

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York Attorney General Letitia James today released a preliminary report into her office’s ongoing investigation into the New...

New Book: White Christian Privilege Pervades US Political, Social Institutions

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dr. Khyati Joshi author of the new book “White Christian Privilege: The Illusion of Religious Equality in America.” Despite a...

Washington Governor Denounces Cop Cousin for “All Lives Splatter” Comment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Detective Mike Brown made fun of the death of protester Summer Taylor who was run over by a car. Washington...

Omarosa Versus Trump: POTUS Tries the “Fugitive” Laws George Washington Used

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Omarosa. Maybe Trump thinks she's suffering from Drapetomania. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. On July 1, 2020 Omarosa Onee Manigault Newman filed...

Florida’s KW Miller And Twitter Madness Unleashed By Trump

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Florida's KW Miller. Photo: Twitter. Hopefully in four months time Donald Trump's ample rear will begin its exit from The...