BRONX BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ HOSTS “BRONX DECADE” STATE OF THE BOROUGH CELEBRATION

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On Thursday, February 20, 2020, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted two events as part of the annual...

BILLIE HOLIDAY THEATRE ANNOUNCES SPECIAL EDITION OF 50-IN-50: LOVE IN THE TIME OF CORONA

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The AUDELCO and Obie Award-winning Billie Holiday Theatre announced cast details for a special edition of its breakout 50in50...

New Report: Racism and Right-Wing White Supremacy in Law Enforcement

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kenosha Police Chief Daniel Miskinis (above, whose department possibly has KKK links) blamed protesters for the two killings committed...

Yale Researcher: Intellectual Property Rights Ensures Drug Makers Deliver

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). According to Jon Sonderstrom, nullifying intellectual property for COVID-19 treatments to prevent price gouging and profiteering may be harmful. House...

California Voters Approve Prop. 17, Restoring Voting Rights to Formerly Incarcerated

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In a major victory for democracy and the national movement to restore the right to vote to Americans with...

NAN To Honor Eric Garner and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On Saturday, July 18th, Rev. Al Sharpton, National Action Network (NAN) will recognize the historic life of Congressman and...

Message To African Leaders–For Development The Continent Must Industrialize

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ghana's President Kwame Nkrumah was a strong proponent of Africa's IndustrializationPhoto: Wikimedia Commons. From Adam Smith's publication in 1776 of...

Uhuru: Viva Congo, Viva Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Patrice Lumumba. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Patrice Lumumba wrote the following letter to his wife Pauline before the U.S., U.K., and...

The Lincoln Project Congratulates President-Elect Joe Biden

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Gage SkidmoreWikipedia Commons The Lincoln Project today released the following statement congratulating President-Elect Joe Biden on his victory: “Four...

ETHIOPIAN POLICE DEFY COURT ORDERS, REFUSE TO FREE JOURNALISTS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ethiopian police are defying court orders to free jailed journalists like Dessu Dulla. Ethiopian police should immediately and unconditionally free...

Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders Honored in a New Book

By Dr. Roland Holou, Founder and CEO of DiasporaEngager, www.DiasporaEngager.com Outstanding African Diaspora Leaders Many books have been written about people of African descent, but so...

COVID-19 EXPOSES TRUMP AS PRIMARY THREAT TO NATIONAL SECURITY

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). According to political science Professor Mel Gurtov, "Trump is number one threat to national security." The surgeon-general said so. The...

CLINTON AND ESTABLISHMENT TRYING TO SABOTAGE SANDERS’ POLITICAL PEOPLE MOVEMENT OF ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Many American voters are now “feeling the Bern” as Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders’ grassroots message of economic empowerment and...

Venezuelan President Accused of Instigating Violence During George Floyd Protests

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has been accused by right-wing politicians in Venezuela, and America, of being supposedly involved in...

CARRIBEAN TOURISM LEADERS: WE WILL EMERGE STRONGER AFTER CORNONAVIRUS CRISIS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Caribbean tourism officials--like Patricia Affonso-Dass and Frank Comito--say they will emerge stronger after the COVID-19 pandemic has passed. The Caribbean...

WE MUST PROTECT THE NOVEMBER ELECTION FROM REPUBLICAN VOTER SUPPRESSION

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. says we must protect the November Election from Republican voter suppression. The coronavirus does not discriminate,...

Sanders Calls Republicans’ Supreme Court Nomination “An outrage”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement on President Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme...

Jamaal Bowman Endorses Missouri Democrat Cori Bush for Congress

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Jamaal Bowman, the Democratic nominee and likely next member of Congress in NY-16, today announced that he is endorsing...

HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH: SAUDI ARABIA IS REPRESSIVE SITE FOR DAKAR RACING RALLY

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Human Rights Watch is criticizing the holding of the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia citing their atrocious human record,...

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS PASSES RESOLUTION ENCOURAGING SUPPORT FOR BIDEN, SANDERS OR WARREN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In a telephone town hall on Thursday night with thousands of American Federation of Teachers members and leaders who...

BRONX BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ TO MAYOR DE BLASIO: SUPPORT PUERTO RICAN RELOCATION TO NYC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., and other New York City officials, are asking for more support for the...

Lives Over Luxury: Poor People’s Army Plans March on DNC in Milwaukee

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).     Ann Garrison: The name of the march, "Lives Over Luxury," is self-explanatory, but what else would you like us...

Black Teen’s Family demands answers after his dead battered body is found

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A Black 15-year-old was found dead in a sugar cane field in rural Louisiana, and now his family is...

UGANDA: WAR LORD JOSEPH KONY’S BIRTH PLACE IS HOME TO 350 NODDING SYNDROME AFFECTED...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). 19-year old Alanyo, stunted by Nodding Syndrome           The WHO Constitution 1946 states:“The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of...