White Privilege: US Government’s 124-Year Land Giveaway Program To Whites

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube From 1862 to 1986, the United States government ran a homestead program that gave 2,992,058 white settlers and European immigrants...

New York City Adds $200 Million to Bloated NYPD Budget

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube NEW YORK CITY – After years of demands to reduce NYPD funding, Wednesday, Mayor de Blasio and New York City...

NY AG: Trump Organization Engaged in Tax Fraud Scheme

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today released the following statement regarding the criminal indictment of Trump...

13-Member West Indies Men’s Cricket Team Named For South Africa Match

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube ST GEORGE’S, Grenada – The Cricket West Indies Selection Panel Wednesday named the 13-member squad for the fourth CG Insurance...

AOC Introduces Bill to Improve Diversity, Transparency of Political Appointees

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube WASHINGTON, D.C. - Late Monday, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) introduced the Political Appointments Inclusion and Diversity Act, which requires the...

Carmelo Anthony Wins Social Justice Champion Award

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: NBA.COM NEW YORK — The NBA announced Tuesday that 10-time NBA All-Star, entrepreneur and philanthropist Carmelo Anthony of the Portland Trail...

Bill Cosby’s Conviction Overturned By Pennsylvania Supreme Court

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube Pennsylvania's Supreme Court, citing prosecutorial mistakes, overturned the sexual assault conviction of Bill Cosby on Wednesday, paving the way for...

Pressley, Tlaib And Waters Unveil Sweeping Legislation to Strengthen Tenants’ Rights and Protections

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: HUD Tuesday, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), along with...

NYT: 'Inside the Capitol Riot: An Exclusive Video Investigation'

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube A six-month New York Times investigation has synchronized and mapped out thousands of videos and police radio communications from the...

Right-Wing Death Squad, Marine Plotted To Bomb DNC, Kill Blacks

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Facebook An active-duty U.S. Marine came under federal investigation for allegedly plotting with at least two others to assassinate minorities, drug...

Biafra Separatist Leader Arrested and Extradited to Nigeria

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube The fugitive leader of a prominent Biafra secessionist group has been arrested and extradited to Nigeria to face trial, in...

Phylicia Rashad Draws Ire Over Bill Cosby Comments

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube Phylicia Rashad, Bill Cosby’s TV wife and the incoming dean of Howard University’s fine arts college, faced harsh criticism Wednesday...

Saint Vincent and Grenadines Receiving Support For Volcano Eruption

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons WASHINGTON — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors, on Friday, approved US$50 million in Supplemental Financing for the...

Voting: Manchin, Sinema Should Learn From Lincoln Republicans

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube (CNN)--By the standards Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema have set for federal action on voting rights, the 14th...

ESOP Calls On Police Chief To Fire Crooked Cop

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube Missouri's Ethical Society of Police (ESOP) is speaking out about the alleged police and prosecutorial misconduct in the case of...

Transcending American Militarism And Imperialism By Winning Without War

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Wikimedia Commons When will we as a nation admit it? Barbara Lee was right. She was the only member of Congress...

Far-Right GOP Congressman to Fundraise With Holocaust Denier

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Twitter Birds of a feather do indeed flock together, like right-wing Rep. Paul Gosar seen above (on left) with his racist...

UGANDA: LEGISLATOR ACCUSES ACHOLI LEADERS OF GRABBING ASWA RANCHES

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Headquarter of Angagura sub-county, the host of the new projects.“I know all the leaders are chosen by God, now, with these...

“Manufacturing Hate”: Writer Allimadi To Speak At IPS Hosted “Author Talk” July 8

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The author Milton Allimadi. Photo: Linda Cheriyan. Author Talk: "Manufacturing Hate: How Africa was Demonized in Western Media." July 8 @ 6:00 pm...

Understanding The Value of an Education at an HBCU

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...

NAN: Breaking News in “SoHo Karen” Case Coming Wednesday

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...

Covid-19 Strips Naked Gen. Museveni’s Regime as Neglected Hospitals Are Overwhelmed

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Dictator Gen. Yoweri Museveni. An expert in massacres but not in protecting Ugandans from Covid-19.  The sycophants that use to sing praises...

Korryn Gaines Police Killing: Activists To Address Wrongful Death Settlement

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitter BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md.— On Wednesday, June 30th, civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton, along with Attorney J. Wyndal Gordon, and...