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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.

Black Power, Black Lawyer Global Book Launch Virtual Event

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). September 26, 2020, 12pm Noon EST — Join us for the virtual book release party of, Black Power, Black...

U.S. MEMORIAL DAY: TRUE PATRIOTISM IS TURNING SWORDS INTO PLOWSHARES

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Shouldn't Memorial Day be used to promote peace instead of war? It was 35 years ago that, as a man...

Killer-Cop Adam Coy’s Fitness to Serve Questioned in 2008

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube Columbus Police Chief Thomas Quinlan first raised questions about the fitness to serve of Adam Coy to serve...

TRUMP’S CUSTOMS AND BORDER PATROL REPORTEDLY TARGETING IRANIAN-AMERICANS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In the past month, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) have gone to extreme measures to target Iranian-Americans and prevent...

History of affirmative action policies show how white people have benefitted

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Actor Danny Glover, right, and author Ta-Nehisi Coates, left, testify about reparation for the descendants of slaves during a...

Progressives in Trinidad & Tobago Stand in Solidarity with the Protests in the USA

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By David Abdulah, Movement for Social Justice — “It is not easy to describe a crisis so profound that it...

White Supremacist QAnon Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene Represents New Face of Trump Republican Party

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons Marjorie Taylor Greene is the kind of disgrace—like Donald Trump—that the Republican Party of supposed “family values”...

COVID-19 AND RACISM: CHARLES AND INEZ BARRON RIP GOV. CUOMO

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York Assemblyman Charles Barron and City Councilwoman Inez Barron have ripped into Gov. Andrew Cuomo in a searing...

National Association of Black Social Workers launches Black Community Resource website

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW21) is committed to enhancing the capacity of Black communities in the...

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...

Oprah Winfrey Interview with Meghan Markle And Prince Harry: Victims of Racist Backlash and...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Photo: Mark Jones/Wikimedia Commons In May 2018, Meghan Markle married Prince Harry and became the Duchess of...

WBAI’s Black Star News Show Today Looks Back at 2020

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

U.S. Civil Rights and Human Rights Groups Say Water is a Human Right

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). His Excellency Mr. Babajide Sanwo-OluThe Executive Governor of Lagos StateGovernor’s Office,Lagos House Ikeja,Lagos, NIGERIA Email Communication Your Excellency: The Institute of the...

CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS CONDEMNS TRUMP’S FUNDING CUTS TO WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION DURING PANDEMIC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In response to President Trump's threat to cut funding to the World Health Organization, the Congressional Black Caucus has...

Activists Condemn Grammys for Triple-Nomination of N-Word Spewing Song

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Kwabena Sadiki Jijaga Rasouli.    Anti-Semitic Song Would Never Make Triple-Grammys; Yet N-Word Laced Song Elevated  Can you imagine a triple-Grammy nominated record this...

New George Floyd Video: Convicted by Minneapolis Police After 36 Seconds?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Apparently, it took Minneapolis Police officers Lane and Keung a mere 36 seconds to decide George Floyd was guilty...

Why the high unemployment of the diaspora and immigrants?

In every nation, people are looking for jobs. Unfortunately, it takes more than getting a great degree to find a comfortable job. Generally, people...

Namibian Politician Named Adolf Hitler Wins Local Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In Namibia, a certain politician named after the former German leader, Adolf Hitler has been elected as a local...

ALL RACISM MUST BE REJECTED INCLUDING AGAINST ASIAN AMERICANS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Greenlining Institute CEO Debra Gore-Mann denounces anti-Asian hatred related to COVID-19 and says we must "reject discrimination and racism...

Communiqué du laboratoire PIERRE PAGNEY

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   TELECHARGER Source of original article: Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC) / University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic, West Africa (uac.bj). The...

Partnership between the CFA, Harvard, John Hopkins and leading Diaspora organizations to work with...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Dr. John Nkengasong, director of the Africa Centers for Disease Control Partnership Between the Constituency for Africa (CFA), Harvard,...

JAMAICAN PLAY “TWO CAN PLAY” WILL BE FEATURED AT WOODY KING JR’S NEW FEDERAL...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). From February 27 to April 5, Woodie King, Jr.'s New Federal Theatre will celebrate both Black History Month and...

NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer Announces Candidacy for NYC Mayor

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer Tuesday announced his candidacy for mayor of New York City from Inwood Hill...

Our Moral Awakening and the Fight against Racism, Nuclear Weapons

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In May 2016, President Barack Obama became the first sitting United States president to visit Hiroshima, the city that...