The Enemy Within

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Julianne Malveaux — At least six Black children were killed during the Fourth of You Lie weekend.  They...

Tele-visionary Blackness

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Brandy Monk-Payton, Public Books — I. CHANNELING FREEDOM DREAMS A Black boy presses his forehead and cheek against the television....

COVID-19 and Institutional Racism • Community Cares Listening Line “Remix”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vantage Point Radio July 13, 2020 — On this edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka The Professor...

National African American Reparations Commission’s Plan for Reparations with Dr. Ron Daniels

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Jan Roberts, founder and president of Cultural Innovations in Action interviews Dr. Ron Daniels, President of IBW21 and Convener...

EU Funds EUR 13 Million Natural Disasters Project Linking IOM, Oxfam in Burundi

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Bujumbura—The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Oxfam have joined forces to launch an EU backed multi-million Euro Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR)...

IOM, Netherlands’ Deltares Issue Report, Webtool In Face of Iraq’s Looming Water Crisis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Erbil—Iraq faces a complex water crisis that is expected to persist. It may have implications at the humanitarian, socioeconomic,...

How did ‘white’ become a metaphor for all things good?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ‘Jacob’s Dream’ by Salvador Rosa (c. 1665). artuk.org We want to be whitelisted and not blacklisted for jobs. White lies...

Symbols, Statues, and Substance

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Julianne Malveaux — Socially isolated and alone in my home, I lifted my fist into the air when I...

IOM Water Facilities Help Resettled Communities Fight COVID-19 in Sierra Leone

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Freetown – Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, handwashing remains among the most difficult preventive measures for millions of Sierra Leoneans to follow. In fact, access...

American slavery: Separating fact from myth

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Five generations of a slave family. Shutterstock By Daina Ramey Berry — People think they know everything about slavery in the...

IOM Reaches over 25,000 Internally Displaced People in Yemen with Shelter Support

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Marib – This week, around 3,600 displaced families – over 25,000 people – affected by floods and storms here in April received their second...

Be Careful What Monuments You Go After

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Earl Ofari Hutchinson — I recently called for Long Beach, California school officials to re-examine having the name of...

Lebanon ‘fast spiralling out of control’ leaving many destitute and facing starvation, warns Bachelet ...

“Many have lost jobs, seen their life-savings evaporate before their eyes and lost their homes”, underscored High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, urging...

Migrants in Temporary Housing in Northern Mexico Get Constant Medical Observation

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Tijuana – Health teams led by Mexican doctors provide regular medical checking to migrants in two temporary hotel accommodations in Ciudad Juárez and...

Finding hope in calamity: how UN humanitarians cope on the frontline |

In the first two seasons of Awake At Night, Ms. Fleming (who formerly ran communications at the UN refugee agency UNHCR, and now heads...

The case for British slavery reparations can no longer be brushed aside

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). There is now a global debate focused on all those nations who built their wealth by denying black people...

How Jair Bolsonaro and the Coronavirus Put Brazil’s Systemic Racism on Display

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Long before President Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for COVID-19, the pandemic was ravaging the country’s poor neighborhoods and prisons....

CD4D Project Starts with Physical Assignments in Somaliland

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In June 2020, eleven diaspora members from the Netherlands and the United Kingdom started their assignments at four selected...

Cuba credits two drugs with slashing coronavirus death toll

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Sarah Marsh — HAVANA (Reuters) – Communist-run Cuba said this week that use of two drugs produced by its...

African nations call for racism debate at UN Human Rights Council

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo by T. Hadebe, AP By DW — A letter signed by all 54 African nations requested the UN Human Rights...

Japan-Funded IOM Project Donates Border Security Equipment Worth $138,000

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kampala – 8 July 2020: The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Wednesday formally handed over solar, office, and...

Beckles calls for High-Level International Reparations Summit

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Says the time has come for a Caribbean Development Plan Prof. Sir Hilary Beckles, Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission...

IOM Releases 2019 Return and Reintegration Key Highlights

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Geneva – Today (07/07) the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is releasing Key Highlights from its Return and Reintegration programmes, including trends, figures as well...

Islam’s anti-racist message from the 7th century still resonates today

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Muslims of all backgrounds pray during the 2019 Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. Fethi Belaid/AFP via Getty Images The...