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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.

NY REP. VELAZQUEZ RELEASES COVID-19 SMALL BUSINESS RELIEF BILL

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). NY Rep. Velazquez has introduced a bill to give relief to small businesses who have been hit hard by...

TRUMP’S INDIA TRIP ACHIEVED LITTLE LIKE MUCH OF HIS PRESIDENCY

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Political science Professor Mel Gurtov says Trump's recent India trip leaves much to be desired. Donald Trump abroad never ceases...

7 facts about black Americans and the news media

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This week, the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) holds its annual meeting in Miami. The meeting comes amid...

CHARLES AND INEZ BARRON: “RACE STILL MATTERS DURING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Assembly Member Charles Barron and his wife, City Council Member Inez Barron--both of whom have tested positive for COVID-19--say...

COVID-19 WORSENS PLIGHT OF DISPLACED, ASYLUM-SEEKERS AND REFUGEES

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). What does COVID-19 "stay at home" lockdown measures mean for displaced peoples, refugees, migrants, etc? As orders to “stay at...

1896 Battle of Adwa: Taytu, Menelik, and Ethiopia Crush Italian Army

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Empress Taytul Betul. March is the month when Africa celebrates one of its greatest military victories—the Battle of Adwa, on...

UAB AND ALTIMMUNE TO COLLABORATE ON INTRANASAL COVID-19 VACCINE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The University of Alabama at Birmingham and Maryland biopharmaceutical company Altimmune will collaborate on COVID-19 vaccine. Altimmune, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALT),...

ESTABLISHMENT MISLEADERS REDBAITING CASTRO ATTACKS REPRESENT DESPERATION IN STOPPING SANDERS PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). America’s establishment elites are growing desperate to derail the presidential prospects and historic political mass movement of Vermont Senator...

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT: WE’RE LOOKING INTO FEDERAL HATE CRIMES CHARGES IN ARBERY KILLING

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Department of Justice announced it will be looking into possible hate crimes charges in the Ahmaud Arbery murder...

Feeding Americans Addiction to Illusions

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Maulana Karenga — The current and seemingly consensual wisdom is that this pandemic has exposed the fault lines...

Smartphones help blacks, Hispanics close digital gap with whites

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black and Hispanic adults remain less likely than whites to say they own a traditional computer or have high...

SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS CELEBRATES NEW AIRBUS A350 WITH A LOW FARES TO JOHANNESBURG

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). South African Airways (SAA), Africa’s Skytrax 4-Star airline, is celebrating the introduction of its new Airbus A350-900 now flying...

KWAME TURE’S 1966 “BLACK POWER” SPEECH: “WE HAVE TO SET THE RECORD STRAIGHT”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kwame Ture (Stokely Carmichael, June 29, 1941 – November 15, 1998) was a brilliant orator, Civil Rights organizer and...

U.N. MISSION ENVOY MAMABOLO PRAISES FRAMEWORK AGREMENT DURING PEACE TALKS IN SOUTH SUDAN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Jeremiah Mamabolo the joint chief mediator for the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur, UNAMID, welcomed on Monday...

FURY EXPLODES ACROSS AMERICA DURING PROTESTS DEMANDING JUSTICE FOR GEORGE FLOYD

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Fury sparked by George Floyd's death in Minneapolis police custody spawned massive protests and chaos across the country Friday...

Important Notice to ECG Stewards, Followers and the General Public Concerning Fake News Against...

On the 13th of March 2018, the North Gauteng High Court of South Africa, Pretoria Division, ruled that an individual by the name Charles...

Uganda: Gen. Museveni’s Military Dictatorship Escalates Targeting of People Power Supporters—Bobi Wine

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Member of Parliament Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert a.k.a. Bobi Wine     I want to bring to your attention the deteriorating situation in Uganda.    President...

WHITE CIVIL RIGHTS LAWYER: “AMERICAN POLICING IS AN INSTRUMENT OF WHITE SUPREMACY”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Alec Karakatsanis: "American policing is an instrument of white supremacy and wealth preservation. Civil rights lawyer, former public defender, and...
President Daniel Edah

Fermeture de frontières par le Nigéria : Les propositions du Président Daniel Edah

FERMETURE DE FRONTIÈRES PAR LE NIGÉRIA : L'HEURE DE L'ÉCONOMIE DE PRODUCTION ET DE TRANSFORMATION A SONNÉ POUR LE BÉNIN ! Depuis plusieurs semaines, l'économie...

COVID-19: LOVE AND MARRIAGE IN THE ERA OF LOCKDOWN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Couples therapist Jerry Sander speaks of the difficulty COVID-19 is having on marriages during this lockdown. Winter is over. Birds,...

Speed and power: a look ahead to the 2020 Indy 500

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   Indy 500. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Carey Atkin   Sports are massive across the whole of the US, and IndyCar racing is...

Say Their Names

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Remembering some of those we lost to police killings in recent years. At BACW… We stand up against racism. For the victims...

Dr. David L. Horne – African Diaspora in California (USA)

Scholar, Expert in Issues related to African American Culture, Pan-Africanism, and Contemporary African American Community