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.

Small Business Struggles Don’t Bode Well for Economy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The year 2020 can’t end quickly enough for most small business owners. Across the country, the pandemic forced many...

“Uganda Without Museveni”—Dr. Kiiza Besigye To Keynote New Book Launch

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Author Nelson    “Uganda Without Museveni” by Nkwene N. Nelson features nine chapters and comes with a range of resources and...

4 Louisiana Police Officers Charged in Black Man’s Death

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Four police officers in northwest Louisiana have been charged with negligent homicide and malfeasance in connection with the death...

AFT: Justice Ginsburg was “brilliant hardworking jurist” and “trailblazing feminist”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). AFT: “Justice Ginsburg is an icon. She leaves behind a legacy as a brilliant, hardworking jurist and a trailblazing...

Trump: A Man Determined To Leave Ruin As His Legacy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). We do not need a Patriotic Education Commission like Trump proposes, we need to fund programs like Camp Keep...

Color Of Change Supports Gwen Berry, Criticizes Nike’s Hypocrisy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Color Of Change, the nation’s largest online racial justice organization, has announced its sponsorship of U.S. Olympic hammer thrower...

M4BL on Justice Ginsburg Death: People “must take a stand today”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Movement for Black Lives released the following statement regarding the passing of former Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader...

“Banana Republic–Where Writing Is Treasonous”: Chapter One

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   Black Star News is serializing a new book Banana Republic, Where Writing Is Treasonous by Ugandan author and columnist...

Africa as Our Moral Ideal

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dr. Maulana Karenga — Part 2. Now the interrelated moral imperative to be ourselves and to free ourselves is intimately related...

Uganda Dictator Gen. Museveni, Free Black Star News Columnist Rukirabashaija

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rukirabashaija Black Star News columnist and author arrested by Gen. Museveni's notorious secret police    On Friday Sept. 18 Black Star News...

Sanders: Ginsburg’s Supreme Court Seat Must be Filled After 2020 Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Sen. Bernie Sanders issued the following statement last night on the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was “tireless and resolute champion of justice”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Supreme Court justice who was as pioneering as she was brash, died Friday, the high...

Mourning in Place

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Edwidge Danticat, NYREV — My neighbor died recently. I saw the ambulance arrive. The red and blue strobes bounced...

Africa’s Diamond Capital Invests in Futuristic Innovation Hub

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Africa has seen the ruin that resource riches can bring. In cities like Luanda in Angola and the South...

Wailer Reggae Band Releases “Philosophy of Life” Music Video Ft. Paul Anthony

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Friday, iconic and legendary band, The Wailers, drop the music video for their current single, “Philosophy Of Life” featuring...

Black Households Earned 61 Cents for Every Dollar of White Median Incomes

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The redlining of Black communities, racial covenants, real estate steering and restrictive zoning laws that together perpetuated segregated housing...

Global “Hip Hop for Peace” Virtual Celebration Takes Place September 21

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Universal Hip Hop Museum this week announced the celebrity and activist lineup for a global live stream Hip...

ICC: U.S. Should Support International Law—Not Undermine It

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). It’s a sad day when the U.S. government openly assails the international law it helped to create. But that...

White Supremacist Militancy Thriving in South Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As white supremacist militancy has raced across the Western world, it has not spared South Africa from being swept...

Russian Media Is Rooting for Civil War in America: ‘The Worse, the Better’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). “It is better to remain neutral, but if we had to choose, then Trump is certainly ours.” By Julia Davis,...

Legislators to Cuomo: Are NY State Police also Abusing Daniel Prude Protesters?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This week, Monroe County Legislator Rachel Barnhart, Rochester City Councilmember Mary Lupien, Irondequoit Town Board member Nicole Hushla Re,...

House Chairs Demand IG Investigation into Barr’s Efforts to Influence 2020 Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). "Attorney General Barr has signaled repeatedly that he is likely to allow DOJ to take prosecutorial actions, make public...

Myths and Lies About Poverty

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Jesse Jackson — “The poor will always be with us,” say the cynics. No doubt, some will always be wealthier...

DPHCA : Résultats définitifs 20020

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). DEPARTEMENT DE PHILOLOGIE HISPANIQUE ET CIVILISATIONS AFRO-AMERICAINES Consultez les résultats définitifs annuels pour l’année académique 2019-2020 en...