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African Diaspora Leaders in Central America

Highlights of the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of contemporary African Diaspora leaders in Central America.

Legendary Journalist Les Payne Wins Posthumous Award for New Malcolm X Biography

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On November 18, 2020, the 2020 National Book Award for nonfiction was awarded to Les Payne (posthumously) and his...

NFL: Houston’s Will Fuller Suspended for Violating Drug Policy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller V and cornerback Bradley Roby have been suspended for six games for violating...

Ballet Hispánico to Hold Holiday Benefit Celebration of “Club Havana” in December

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Michelle Tabnick Ballet Hispánico, the nation's renowned Latinx dance organization recognized this year as one of America's Cultural Treasures,...

SPLC Announces $2M Vote Your Voice Grants for Runoff Elections in Georgia, Louisiana

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) announces an additional investment of over $2 million across 10 organizations that...

Black Florida Mom Shot During Funeral for Her Murdered Son

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The mother of Black Florida teen Sincere Pierce, who was shot to death by a Brevard County deputy, was...

New Mexico State Police Kill Unarmed Black Man

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...

Police Silence Regarding Quawan “Bobby” Charles Case Continues

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). It’s been a month since 15-year-old Quawan “Bobby” Charles left his home, on October 30th, with a white woman...

Black Businesswoman Helping Black Businesses Succeed During Pandemic

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...

Is Global Tide of Nationalism Driven By Far-Right Xenophobic Forces Receding?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Is influence of far-right nationalists, like Donald Trump and Hungary's Prime Minister Victor Orban, (show together above) receding? Nationalism—placing the...

New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy Engaged in Racial Bias says Black Financial Firm

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Blueprint Capital Advisors (Blueprint), the only Black asset manager in the state of New Jersey by and through its...

France: Three White Cops In Jail For Vicious Assault On Black Music Producer

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...

‘The Expats International Ingrams’ Docuseries Follow Black Family’s Travel Experiences

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Melinda Jackson From Carmel, Indiana to London, England to Taipei, Taiwan, the Ingram family has had quite the adventurous...

12 Black-Owned Businesses to Shop at on Cyber Monday and Every Day

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube Shopping can be an impactful action. Apart from educating yourself, speaking up, and listening, it’s one of the...

Is Influence of Religious Right and White Evangelicals on Deciding America’s Elections Over?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The disgraceful Donald Trump holding a Bible, backward--which perhaps is a fitting metaphor for the hypocritical white conservative "Christians,"...

Rapper Lil Yase Murdered Under Mysterious Circumstances in San Francisco

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Twitter Rapper Lil Yase was shot dead after leaving a San Francisco recording studio and his body was found...

Attorney General James Report: Many Charities Misusing and Pocketing Donations

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube In preparation for Giving Tuesday and the holiday season, Attorney General Letitia James today released the annual “Pennies...

Wakanda City of Return Project Launched in Cape Coast Ghana

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: ADDI The Wakanda City of Return project has been launched in Ghana's Cape Coast to pave way for the...

Supporting Black Businesses During Small Business Saturday

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...

The Problem With General Museveni I: He Has No Exit Strategy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). General Museveni. No way out? Photo: Wikimedia Commons. The problem with Uganda’s dictator Yoweri Museveni is that he’s backed himself...

Pope Francis: New Book Discusses George Floyd Murder, Covid19, Face Mask Protestors

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   In this uplifting and practical book--"Let Us Dream"--, written in collaboration with his biographer, Austen Ivereigh, the preeminent spiritual...

Trump’s Attempt To Steal 2020 Election Dealt Fatal Blow by Pennsylvania Court

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A federal appeals court in Philadelphia Friday upheld a district court ruling that denied President Trump’s attempt to block...

Donald Trump’s Biggest Crime: Defying Results of U.S. Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Trump. Natural born loser. Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flckr Why aren’t half the world’s pundits screaming out loud? Forget the pardons or...

NYC Officials Honor Former Mayor David Dinkins at National Action Network

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Twitter Former Mayor David Dinkins (above with Rev. Al Sharpton) is being celebrated today at National Action Network. On Saturday,...

Brazil: Fury Continues Over Beating Death of Black Man

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Brazilians outraged by the death of a Black man after being beaten by supermarket security guards have been protesting...