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.

Uganda: Covid-19 and HIV/AIDS Why It Is Time Diaspora Scientists Must Return Home to...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Covid-19 Medics In Gulu Regional Referral Hospital at work. Photo by Joseph Omagor“China should not to cross the red line on...

CBC Acknowledges Importance of Chauvin Sentence, Calls For George Floyd Law Passage

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitter Saturday, the several members of the Congressional Black Caucus, (CBC) including CBC Chairwoman Joyce Beatty, CBC First Vice-Chair Steven Horsford...

Pressley Pushes “Anti-Racism in Public Health Act” To Address Structural Racism In Healthcare

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Thursday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing where it examined legislative proposals seeking to advance health equity, including...

Uganda’s Latest Budget Ignores Social Programs and Devotes About 16% To Security Apparatus

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ugandan dictator and militarist Gen. Museveni. Photo: Facebook. Harold Acemah Uganda’s new Financial Year begins on Thursday, July 1, 2021. The 2021/2022 FY...

Uganda: COVID-19 and Corruption—The Long View

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Corruption so rampant that even Covid vaccines to save lives are sold off. File Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Barrack Obama and other former...

Don’t Allow Another U.S.-NATO Libya in the Horn of Africa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). NATO. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Statement by BAP’s U.S. Out of Africa Network and Horn of Africa Pan-Africans for Liberation and Solidarity Paternalistic...

Republican Voter Suppression: New Threat to 364,000 Minority Georgia Voters By GOP Operatives

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Greg Palast Investigative reporter Greg Palast dishes out the dirt on the latest news on the state of Republican voter suppression...

2ND National CROWN Day Celebration Starts Next Weekend

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: ACLUCrown Act ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, NJ – JUNE 25, 2021 – Presented by Dove and the CROWN Coalition, National CROWN Day, also...

ACLU on Chauvin Sentence: Justice Is More Than Single Verdict

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitter A judge has sentenced former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin to 22 ½ years for the murder of George Floyd....

“Political Bribery System” Funding Pentagon Spending Threatens Climate

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube The temperature in my historically cool and temperate city, Portland OR, is projected to be a historic 114 degrees. Can...

Pressley, Warren, Schumer, Others Call On Biden To Tackle Student Debt Crisis

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Congressman Joe Courtney...

Advocate of reparations for slavery talks about forms it could take in Kansas City

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). KC mayor joins leaders across the country in exploring opportunities for reparations. By Bianca Beltrán, KMBC News — Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas...

Chauvin Motion For New Trial Denied, Sentencing Today

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube (CNN)--Derek Chauvin, the former police officer who killed George Floyd on a Minneapolis street last year, is set to be...

George Floyd: Killer-Cop Derek Chauvin Escapes Maximum Penalty For Cold-Blooded Murder With 22.5 Year...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterYouTube Today, state-sanctioned killer-cop Derek Chauvin, one of the many monsters of racist American policing, was sentenced to 22.5 years for...

DOJ Announces Lawsuit Against Georgia’s Racist Voter Suppression Law

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube The U.S. Justice Department announced today that it filed a lawsuit against the State of Georgia, the Georgia Secretary of...

NJ legislators and activists renew efforts for a reparations task force

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By James Ford, PIX 11 News — Because many people aren’t aware of northern states’ history of slavery, and because the descendants...

Donovan McNabb: Black Quarterbacks Always Face Doubt

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

Can Biden Resuscitate The US-Iran Nuclear Deal?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube Despite the best efforts of the Israeli government under Benjamin Netanyahu to disrupt the nuclear talks with Iran by attacking...

Why coalition, not allyship, is the necessary next step in the racial justice movement

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Suyin Haynes, TIME — As Irish-Nigerian academic and broadcaster Emma Dabiri prepares for the U.S. release of her latest book, she...

Vegan “Chef Chew” On Healthy Food Mission

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Something Better Foods Award-winning, plant-based vegan chef and entrepreneur GW Chew aka Chef Chew, the Founder and CEO of Something Better...

Report: Wrongly Convicted Lost 25,000 Years In American Prisons

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: InnocenceProjectNational Registry of Exonerations Earlier this month, the innocence movement reached a sobering milestone. According to a report released by the...

Waters Supports Jan. 6 Committee Launched By Pelosi

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services, issued the following statement...

Here’s what I tell teachers about how to teach young students about slavery

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Few issues are as difficult to deal with in the classroom as slavery in the US. Here, a professor who trains...

ED-SAE: Appel à candidature en vue de la sélection des étudiants de la 9ème...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...