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...

America Needs Critical Patriotism Now Not Mindless Jingoism

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). PeaceVoice authors Jennifer Davis Carey and Winslow Myers say America needs critical patriotism not racist jingoism like the kind...

Bronx Borough President to Hold Tech Equity Day of Action

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On Monday, October 26, 2020 (TOMORROW), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., in conjunction with South Bronx Rising Together,...

NYC Public Advocate Applauds First Day Voter Turnout, Calls for more Sites

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams deliver the following statement after the first day of early voting in...

Is Studying in Ghana the Ultimate Black College Experience?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ghana's Webster University offers US accredited graduate and undergraduate programs. Historically Black colleges and universities (HBCU) traditionally have a mission...

Pan-African Activists Condemn U.S. Training of Nigerian Police and Armed Forces

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).     Washington, D.C.-based Pan-African Community Action (PACA) and the Black Alliance for Peace (BAP)’s U.S. Out of Africa Network (USOAN)...

Ten Questions That Should’ve Been Asked During Thursday’s Presidential Debate

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The second presidential debate is over but there are many other pressing issues that have still not been discussed,...

The 2020 Election, Trumpism, and America’s Emerging Anti-Racism Revolution

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Trump's America has exposed the deep roots of systemic racism--and the need for an anti-racism revolution. The nation has less...

Buju Banton Releases New Amazon Original Song “Buried Alive”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This week, Buju Banton released a new Amazon Original track “Buried Alive (acoustic),” an acoustic performance of a track...

House DHS chairman denounces Trump politicization of Federal civil service

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Thursday, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, released the following statement on President...

#EndSARS: Bass, CBC, sends Letter to Nigerian President on state violence against protesters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA), Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, and the Congressional Black Caucus sent...

Only In New York: McGowan, NY State Supreme Court Judge, Rules Against “Bias” Accuser...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   Only in the New York Courts system.    A New York State Supreme Court Judge handling a contentious divorce case in...

Camille Yarbrough: Africa Calls Her

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo from Camilleyarbrough.com    Nana Camille Yarbrough began our conversation by stating Africa speaks to her. “It is part of the...

George Floyd: Boogaloo member charged in shooting at Minneapolis police station

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...

Breonna Taylor: calls rising for new prosecutor to review case

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The two anonymous members of the grand jury in the Breonna Taylor case who spoke out this week about...

NY Attorney General Issues Voter Protection Guidance ahead of November Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Attorney General Letitia James issued guidance to Board of Election offices and law enforcement entities throughout the state to...

CPJ calls for release of 4 Iwacu journalists one year after arrest in Burundi

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Iwacu journalists Christine Kamikazi, Agnès Ndirubusa, Térence Mpozenzi and Egide Harerimana. The Committee to Protect Journalists joined 64 other...

NYC Group Praises Housing Budget Restoration, calls on Presidential candidates to address crisis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Mayor de Blasio today announced the acceleration of capital funding within the City’s affordable housing plan. This decision, which...

#EndSARS: Nigerians To Hold Major New York City Protest Sunday

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...

George Floyd: third-degree murder charge against Derek Chauvin dropped

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A Hennepin County judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the...

Breonna Taylor: 2nd juror releases statement agreeing with first juror

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Another grand juror has released a statement regarding the Breonna Taylor investigation, agreeing with a fellow grand juror that...

Rep. Maloney: Trump’s executive order politicizes federal civil service

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, issued the following statement in response...

We Must Defeat Trump and his Make America White again Racist Constituency

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In less than two weeks, the world will witness whether Donald Trump’s white supremacist agenda will have four more...

MLS Announces Steps to Combat Racism, Increase Black Representation

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Major League Soccer this week unveiled a series of initiatives to combat racism, advocate for social justice and increase...