African Diaspora Leaders

News that highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across the globe in order to motivate, challenge, and encourage current and future generations of people of African descent to take initiative and offers guidance to those interested in Africa’s development.

State of the Black World Conference V – 2023

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Pre-register for SOBWC V to be held April 19 – 23, 2023 at the Baltimore Convention Center and the Hilton Inner...

Sherman’s March Toward Reparations

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A little-known Civil War story illuminates America’s broken promise to Black America. By Bennett Parten, Zócalo Public Square — Americans get Sherman’s March...

Panelists address resident skepticism at reparations town hall

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Rachel Schlueter, The Daily Northwestern — The Evanston Reparations Committee hosted a town hall Saturday October 22, 2022 to address concerns...

California reparations push could give Black residents hundreds of thousands of dollars

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Reparations ‘would mean better for our children,’ one person told MarketWatch, while others say it would be ‘a game changer’ for...

Reparations and Black Liberation

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Inspiring stories about our past can open portals to the world that awaits us and help us dream what a world...

History shows that Republicans are ‘just plain bad at managing the economy’: industry experts

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Alex Henderson, Alternet — Back in 2004 — when he was more of a Blue Dog Democrat and had yet to...

What to expect at COP27

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Leaders and activists are meeting in Egypt at a precarious time for the planet. By Devika Rao, The Week — Starting on Nov....

RESULTATS: DEPARTEMENT D’ETUDES GERMANIQUES

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). RESULTATS: DEPARTEMENT D’ETUDES GERMANIQUES Source of original article: Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC) / University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic, West Africa...

The 2022 Midterm Elections and the Impact on Black America

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Here’s why the “future of democracy and the fate of Black America is in our hands,” according to Dr. Ron Daniels. By...

RESULTATS: DEPARTEMENT D’ETUDES GERMANIQUES 2021-2022

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Does Finland have the answer to fake news?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Finns learn in school how to spot media disinformation – is that an approach the US could adopt? By Erika Benke and...

Christians from the political left and right must find biblical solutions to criminal justice...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Bishop Garland Hunt — With less than two weeks before the midterms, crime and justice remain hot topics used to gin...

Improving the conditions and capacities for life

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Improving the conditions and capacities for life By Maulana Karenga — By any sane and serious reasoning, measure and meaning, these are bleak,...

Artists help capture our political chaos

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Art can be a powerful tool for social change. Sometimes that threatens people in power. By Ben Jealous — Right now, some of...

Race neutrality is anti-Blackness

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Julianne Malveaux — During this Supreme Court session, the justices will tackle affirmative action in two cases brought by “Students for...

Confronting Jesuit Slaveholding at Georgetown University

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Cassandra Berman — In the fall of 2014, Georgetown University’s student newspaper, the Hoya, ran an article by undergraduate columnist Matthew Quallen...

Ketanji Brown Jackson cleverly turned the right’s own judicial theory against it

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Jackson used “originalism” against the right’s “race-neutral” voting theory in oral arguments on “Merrill v. Milligan.” By Marjorie Cohn, Truthout — During the...

Georgia’s GOP overhauled the state’s election laws in 2021 – and critics argue the...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In a state where elections have turned on Black voters, the recent GOP overhaul of Georgia election laws has many voting...

The right to vote is not in the Constitution

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The framers of the Constitution never mentioned a right to vote. They didn’t forget. They intentionally left it out. By Morgan Marietta,...

Hundreds of firearms and 12.6 tonnes of drugs seized in Caribbean operation

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Operation Trigger VII leads to more than 500 arrests across 19 countries. A joint firearms operation between INTERPOL and the Caribbean Community...

Midterm elections weeks away, record number of Black candidates running for office — here’s...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A record number of Black candidates will run for office in the 2022 midterm elections including 16 Democrats and three Republicans. By...

Democrats need to address economic fears now – or risk losing their majorities

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Until Democrats tell it like it is, their electoral majorities will continue to be fragile. By Robert Reich, The Guardian — A milder version...

Calling Out Global Anti-Blackness

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Dr. Julianne Malveaux — In Los Angeles, City Council President Nury Martinez resigned both her Council Presidency and later her seat...

25 Black People Yelling

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Los Angeles City Councilmember Kevin de León reached a new low Wednesday with his proud admission during a news interview that...