Weston McKennie Dealt an Injury Blow in Bundesliga Action

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Image Source: Pixabay Weston McKennie Dealt an Injury Blow in Bundesliga Action One of the most promising up-and-coming talents in the...

HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH ACCUSES RWANDA GOVERNMENT OF VIOLATING RIGHTS OF VULNERABLE RWANDAN CHILDREN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rwandan authorities are seeking to formalize their abusive arrests and detention of some of the country’s most vulnerable children...

NEW YORK ATTORNEY GENERAL SUES “PHARMA BRO” AND VYERA PHARMACEUTICALS FOR ILLEGAL MONOPOLIZING LIFE-SAVING...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced a lawsuit against Vyera Pharmaceuticals — previously known as Turing Pharmaceuticals...

CHICAGO MAYOR LIGHTFOOT CALLS ON CHICAGO COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT PUERTO RICO RECOVERY EFFORT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot Thursday issued a call to action to residents, the business community and other partners of...

SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS CELEBRATES NEW AIRBUS A350 WITH A LOW FARES TO JOHANNESBURG

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). South African Airways (SAA), Africa’s Skytrax 4-Star airline, is celebrating the introduction of its new Airbus A350-900 now flying...

NBA LAKERS LEGEND KOBE BRYANT DIES IN HELICOPTER CRASH AT 41

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). NBA Lakers legend Kobe Bryant died today in a helicopter crash. He was 41. Bryant died with four others--including...

CALIFORNIA CONGRESSWOMAN BASS SENDS LETTER TO TRUMP SUPPORTING SUDAN AGAINST IMPENDING TRAVEL BAN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Yesterday, Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, sent a letter to President...

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION BEING SUED FOR EASING 3D GUN CREATION RESTRICTION

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York Attorney General Letitia James and a coalition of 20 additional attorneys general from around the nation yesterday...

COMMONWEALTH SECRETARY-GENERAL TO THE HAGUE: THERE CAN BE NO PEACE WITHOUT JUSTICE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Lasting peace and the prosperity that comes with it cannot be achieved without justice, the Commonwealth Secretary-General has declared,...

“LOW-CARB” COALITION ADDRESSING U.S. NUTRITION LEADERS IN HOUSTON

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Low-Carb Action Network (L-CAN), a coalition of doctors, academics, advocates, and Americans with personal success stories, is set...

PARIS HOSTS NBA MILWAUKEE BUCKS CHARLOTTE HORNETS GAME TONIGHT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The National Basketball Association (NBA) and beIN SPORTS (beIN), the official broadcast partner of the NBA in France, announced...

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION REPORTEDLY PLANNING DEPORTATION OF DREAMERS WHILE CONTINUING IMMIGRANT CHILD SEPARATION

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). FWD.us President Todd Schulte issued the following statement today after Acting ICE Director Matt Albence confirmed that the Department...

NEW YORK ATTORNEY GENERAL LAUNCHES INITIATIVE TO COMBAT INCOME DISCRIMINATION IN HOUSING

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Attorney General Letitia James today announced the launch of a new online complaint portal for New Yorkers to report...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: INSECURITY AND IMPUNITY IMPERIL HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). One year after President Felix Tshisekedi (above) took office, insecurity and impunity continue to threaten human rights progress in...

GEORGIA CONGRESSMAN JOHNSON TO HOST “RESTORATION RESOURCE FAIR” FOR EX-OFFENDERS AND FORMERLY INCARCERATED

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On Thursday, February 20, Georgia Congressman Henry “Hank” Johnson will host his Restoration Resource Fair for ex-offenders, previously incarcerated,...

OECS’ “MUSIC TALKS” CONTINUES IN ST. KITTS & NEVIS TO HIGHLIGHT LOCAL MUSICAL TALENT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The fourth installment of the OECS Music Talk continues in St. Kitts and Nevis today, Thursday 23 January, from...

CHICAGO MAYOR LIGHTFOOT ANNOUNCES $10 MILLION IN BUSINESS GRANTS THRU 2020 NEIGHBORHOOD OPPORTUNITY FUND...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot Tuesday joined the Chicago Department of Planning and Development (DPD), elected officials and community members...

CPJ: SAUDI CROWN PRINCE’S ALLEGED HACKING OF AMAZON’S JEFF BEZOS RAISES CONCERNS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Committee to Protect Journalists yesterday joined U.N. human rights experts in calling for an investigation into the alleged...

MASSACHUSETTS REP. KENNEDY TO TRUMP: STOP TREATING PUERTO RICAN PEOPLE LIKE “SECOND-CLASS CITIZENS”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In a letter to President Donald Trump, Congressman Joe Kennedy III demanded a wide range of reforms and actions...

INNOCENCE PROJECT & ACLU DEMAND RELEASE OF EVIDENCE THAT COULD EXONERATE EXECUTED BLACK MAN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The American Civil Liberties Union, the Innocence Project, the ACLU of Arkansas, Hogan Lovells US LLP, and Little Rock...

NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL TO VOTE THURSDAY ON TOUGHENING LEAD PAINT LAWS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The New York City Council on Thursday will vote on legislation to strengthen the existing lead laws, close loopholes...

THE AFRICA CENTER’S UPCOMING EVENTS INCLUDE NORTH AFRICAN DANCE WORKSHOPS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Africa Center will highlight the "North African Movement: Chaâbi of Morocco" (illustrated above) every Monday evening in February:...

EARTH DAY NETWORK LAUNCHES THE GREAT GLOBAL CLEANUP AT CLEAN WORLD CONFERENCE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Earth Day Network (www.Earthday.org), the global coordinator of Earth Day, will reveal details of The Great Global Cleanup at...

CONNECTICUT SENATOR MURPHY TO NCAA: PAY COLLEGE ATHLETES AND STOP ROBBING THEM

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy, on Wednesday, released the following statement ahead of the annual NCAA convention that begins in...