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US$ 60M urgently required for relief response to Cyclone Idai – Zimbabwe

05 April 2019, Harare – the Government, United Nations, donors and Non-Governmental Organisations convened today to launch a revised Humanitarian Flash Appeal to include...

Dr. Barryl A. Biekman – African Diaspora in Suriname (South America), and in the...

Chair of the African European Women's Movement ‘Sophiedela’; President of the Pan-African Strategic and Policy Group

Black Mexicans finally get respect and recognition from Mexico

Afro-Mexicans have been in the North American country since the 16th century but are now getting respect from the Mexican government which just created...

Esther Roniyah Stanford-Xosei – African Diaspora in UK, Guyana and Barbados

African Diaspora in United Kingdom, Guyana (South America) and Barbados (Caribbean).

Address by Sir Hilary Beckles, chair of the CARICOM Reparations Commission to the NAARC’s...

The social, economic and psychological wounds of slavery have been passed on down through the generations; open wounds that remain raw and continue to fester. Between the 16th and 19th centuries some 15 million captured Africans were shipped to the Caribbean, Latin America and North America on 36,000 slaving voyages. Millions more perished on the long and tortuous boat trips from Africa to the Americas.

Dr. Zélia Amador de Deus – African Diaspora in Brazil (South America)

Professor at the Federal University of Pará/UFPA. President of the Brazilian Association of Black Researchers

Dr. Silvio Humberto dos Passos Cunha – African Diaspora in Brazil (South America)

Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Steve Biko Cultural Institute. Member of the Economic and Social Development Council of the State of Bahia (Brazil).

Reparations in the Christian church

Buildings at Princeton University’s Princeton Theological Seminary are pictured in Princeton, N.J. Last year, the university released a report on the school’s role in...

Read the final speech MLK delivered on this day before he was assassinated in...

  On this day in 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his final speech just a day before he was assassinated at a Memphis hotel. Living...

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the Diaspora Still Suffers

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent “Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in...

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