Baseball Legend and Homerun King Hank Aaron Dies at 86

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...

Major League Baseball “Devastated” by Hank Aaron’s Passing at 86

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photos: Wikimedia Commons Major League Baseball issued the following statement on today's passing of baseball icon and home-run king Hank...

Basketball Legend Niesha Butler Teaches Tech Skills To Low-Income Youth

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Niesha Butler.    With schools across the nation tossing out its cursive curriculum for coding classes, Brooklyn native Niesha Butler recognized...

Pa. Secretary of State to Lawmakers: “Stop the Lies” about 2020 Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar implored lawmakers in Harrisburg to “stop perpetuating lies” about the Nov....

Biden Revokes Trump's Report Promoting “Patriotic Education”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia CommonsGage Skidmore President Joe Biden revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote “patriotic education” in...

Regina King to Host Saturday Night Live on February 13

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons Oscar, Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Regina King is among the stars slated to host Saturday...

Nearly 1 in 5 Charged in Capitol Riot Are Military Members

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube The Jan. 6th Capitol Hill attempted coup, perpetrated by Donald Trump's white supremacists MAGA Mob, was filled with...

COVID-19 Crisis: Why Are We So Silent After The Deaths of 400,000 Americans?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photos: TwitterYouTube Four hundred lights stretch along the Reflecting Pool on the National Mall. Each represents one thousand people in...

The Curious Case of Melissa Tate, The Disgraceful Trump-loving African

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Stockholm syndrome? Melissa Tate with Trump. Photo: Twitter. Photos of Tate in Washington, D.C. are from Instagram.  The story of...

War Crimes In Tigray As Ethiopia’s Abiy Weaponizing Food Insecurity

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Abiy Ahmed. Once seen as beacon of hope for Africa--now a disaster. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize...

Ugandan Elitism: Museveni Would Know Nation’s Problem By Looking into the Mirror

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Yoweri Museveni. Photo: Facebook.   Addressing the nation from his rural home in Rwakitura last Saturday evening, President-elect Yoweri Museveni, who...

Lawyers Group Joins Case Against West Va. Police Who Beat Black Man

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Two white police officers pulled a Black West Virginian man from his home and beat him for half a...

Democrats Setup “Trump Legacy Project” for 2022 Elections

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Black Businesses Cheated in First PPP loans says U-M Researcher

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...

Amanda Gorman Shines Reciting Inauguration Poem “The Hill We Climb”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons Much of Wednesday’s inauguration ceremony for President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris felt like a...

Man Arrested on Riot Charges Travelled with NYPD Brother, Proud Boys to D.C.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons Federal prosecutors have charged another person from our area with participating in the January 6 insurrection at...

Biden Defense Secretary Pick Gen. Lloyd Austin Gets Waiver from Congress

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons Both chambers of Congress on Thursday approved a waiver to permit retired Gen. Lloyd Austin to serve...

DNA Test Results Points to Innocence of Death Row Inmate Pervis Payne

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: PervisPayne.org This week, the Innocence Project submitted results of DNA testing to the Shelby County Criminal Court in Pervis...

Will LeBron Replace Kelly Loeffler as new Atlanta Dream Co-Owner?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube The WNBA Atlanta Dream team will reportedly be getting rid of their hated co-owner former Georgia Senator Kelly...

Center for Popular Democracy Applauds Executive Orders Undoing Trump Policies

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube Ana Maria Archila, Co-Executive Director of Center for Popular Democracy, released the following statement in response to the...

Bronx Bred Boricua Musical Artist Angie Rose Releases “Unstoppable” EP

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photos: Facebook Faith, and a love for God and hip-hop, propelled recording artist Angie Rose from the clutches of self-destruction,...

Schools Need to Teach Violent History of White Supremacy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube Searing images from this month’s mostly white insurrection in Washington, D.C.—including a hangman’s noose on the Capitol grounds...

Uganda’s Recent Multi-Billion Dollars Elections Will Sink The Regime

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Yoweri Museveni. Photo: Wikimedia Commons The unprecedented cost of the 2021 elections will be a self-consuming fire that will extinguish...

Inez And Charles Barron Demand federal Probe of Murders of Seniors at Carter G....

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Charles and Inez Barron. Photo: Facebook. On Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 2:30 PM, there will be a press conference to...