Nigeria: Authorities must stop cover up of Lekki Toll Gate massacre

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Nigerian authorities’ must end their attempts to cover up the Lekki Toll Gate massacre, Amnesty International said, as...

US tries to block Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as first African WTO head

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The appointment of Nigeria's ex-finance minister to lead the World Trade Organization (WTO) has been thrown into doubt after...

Democrats call for investigation of Trump’s secret Chinese bank account

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today, Rep. Jerrold L. Nadler, the Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman...

UN: Yemen on brink of losing entire generation of children to hunger

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Almost 100,000 children under the age of five are at risk of dying in Yemen as the country slides...

White House Gangster Wants to Avoid Nuclear-Armed Stigma

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is about to win its 50th state ratification, the golden number...

#EndSARS: Hearings begin in killings of Nigerian protesters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A week after the killing of activists protesting police brutality in Nigeria's largest city, a Lagos state government judicial...

Lincoln Project Releases “Commander In Chief” Music Video by Demi Lovato

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As first reported by Rolling Stone, The Lincoln Project announced today the launch of a new ad campaign that...

Philadelphia Uprising: National Guard Deployed in Angry Walter Wallace Police Killing Protest–New York Also...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Police, seconds before shooting Wallace to death. YouTube screen capture. The Pennsylvania National Guard was deployed Tuesday night as angry...

Cameroon: Killing of eight schoolchildren new low in Anglophone crisis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Following the killing of eight schoolchildren in the town of Kumba in the Anglophone region of Cameroon, Tity Agbahey,...

CARICOM Heads to Tackle, COVID-19, EU Blacklisting, at Conference

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). COVID-19 and its impact on the Caribbean Community will be among matters for consideration by CARICOM Heads of Government...

Democrats Introduce Legislation to Reverse Trump Patronage Class Executive Order

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today, Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Government Operations, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Chairwoman of the Oversight...

'Wrongful Conviction’ Podcast Delves into Chicago PD and 'The Midnight Crew'

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In Chicago, old habits die hard. In this week's episode of Wrongful Conviction: False Confessions, renowned attorneys Laura Nirider...

The Vampire Diaries: Bonnie Bennett’s #BlackGirlMagic Deserved Better

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kat Graham. Photo: Vagueonthehow/Wikimedia Commons  #BlackGirlMagic is a social movement created and coined by activist, CaShawn Thompson. The term began...

Amey Barret Confirmation Is “Grotesque Hypocrisy” By Republicans–Jumaane Williams

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams criticized Monday's hypocritical confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme...

Pan-African Profile: Léopold Sédar Senghor Co-Founder of Negritude Movement

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Scholar, African traditionalist poet, and Senegal’s first president, Léopold Sédar Senghor was born on October 9, 1906 in Joal,...

2020 Election: Brennan Center Launches “I’m an Election Official” Campaign

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law School launched a PSA campaign featuring election officials from across the...

Black Women were among Fastest Growing Entrepreneurs—then Covid arrived

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black female business owners (like Sherika Wynter) have been hit particularly hard by COVID-19. Sherika Wynter was on a roll....

Peggy Noonan’s Racist “Karen” Attacks on Kamala Harris

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Conservative writer Peggy Noonan recently delivered a Wall Street Journal critique that lacks credibility: by attacking Senator Kamala Harris...

NY Supreme Court Judge McGowan Ruled On Case after Recusing Herself—Today, She Vacated Her...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   Talk about clinging on to a case.    Last Monday Queens County State Supreme Court Judge Margaret McGowan recused herself from...

CARICOM congratulates St. Vincent & Grenadines on 41st Independence Anniversary

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has congratulated the Government and People of St. Vincent and the Grenadines on the country’s...

2020 Election: Trump’s Broken Promises to U.S. Factory and Blue-Collar Workers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Back in 2016, while campaigning for president, Donald Trump discovered a useful tactic for drawing the votes of disgruntled...

Jamaal Bowman Endorsed by League of Conservation Voters and NYLCV

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). With the general election just one week away, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund and its state...

Oprah to Host Town Halls Aimed at Pushing Black Voter Turnout

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Oprah Winfrey has announced plans to host virtual town halls in key states as part of OWN’s OWN YOUR...

Expecting Europe To Help Develop Africa Is Like Asking for A Thief to Fight...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Prof. Ngugi wa Thiongo. Photo: Wikimedia Commons   During the last day of the annual “Congo Week” events focused on...