Hongkongers strive to remember Tiananmen crackdown despite ban on candlelight vigil · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Oiwan Lam / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Hong Kong has held candlelight vigils to commemorate the...

BET founder calls for $14 trillion of reparations for slavery

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Robert Johnson, founder of RLJ Companies and BET, tells CNBC’s “Squawk Box” America must make reparations for slavery in...

Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis

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

Message from Minister Malcolm on ALD:Silencing the Guns of Pandemic Oppression

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Maulana Karenga — Our annual reflective and resistance-focused celebration of the birth and life of Min. Malcolm X,...

les juges nomment quatre experts mais ne dévoilent pas leurs identités – International Justice...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). La Chambre de première instance VI de la Cour pénale internationale (CPI) a nommé quatre experts pour la conseiller sur...

Report by Mayor Ras J. Baraka • Anniversary of X Clan’s Debut Album ‘To...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vantage Point Radio June 1, 2020 — On this pledge drive edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka...

Deported Ex Kaibil Faces Charges in the Dos Erres Massacre Case – International Justice...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On June 10, a judge in Guatemala will decide whether to send a former Kaibil special forces soldier to...

FROM THE FIELD: COVID-19-related ‘tragedy’ unfolding in Yemen |

In mid-May, just as the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in Yemen, funding for UNFPA’s life-saving reproductive health services dried up. The agency has been forced...

Human Rights Watch calls for Tulsa Race Massacre reparations a century after violence

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The aftermath of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre (Greenwood Cultural Center) By DeNeen L. Brown, The Washington Post — On the...

The road to reparations in Evanston

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Illustration by Emma Ruck From indentured servitude to federal redlining, Evanston’s history is marked with colored lines. City officials and...

Citizen’s Arrest: Racist at its Roots

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Alan J. Singer, HNN — The video-recorded murder of Ahmaud Arbery, a young Black man killed by two white vigilantes...

Maternity protection: A Century of maternity protection

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ladies and gentlemen, good morning, Let me begin by welcoming everybody to this very special Centenary celebration. We...

Racial divide of coronavirus is real, so are innovations that can help

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Allyson Y. Schwartz and Martha A. Dawson — The following is a joint OpEd by the National Black Nurses...

From the Black Panthers to Black Lives Matter, the ongoing fight to end police...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A protester in Minneapolis on Thursday. Photo by Elizabeth Flores, Minneapolis Star Tribune, AP By Peniel E. Joseph, The Washington...

China, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Egypt are world’s worst jailers of journalists

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). For the fourth consecutive year, at least 250 journalists are imprisoned globally as authoritarians like Xi Jinping, Recep Tayyip...

One Country, One Censor: Recommendations

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CPJ offers the following recommendations regarding press freedom in Hong Kong and Taiwan. To the Hong Kong authorities: Police should stop...

One Country, One Censor: About This Report

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Understanding how China tries to influence the media is a first step to preserve press freedom. Hong Kong and...

One Country, One Censor: How China undermines media freedom in Hong Kong and Taiwan

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Understanding how China tries to influence the media is a first step to preserve press freedom. Hong Kong and...

Côte d’Ivoire questions competence of African Court on Human and People’s Rights · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Adam Long / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). In a further rebuff to the African Court on Human...

Number of journalists killed falls sharply as reprisal murders hit record low

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As wars subsided and a record low number of journalists were murdered in reprisal for reporting, the total number...

Mozambique revokes decree that imposed exorbitant fees on journalist accreditation · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Dércio Tsandzana / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). In August 2018, the Mozambican government introduced new accreditation...

PROF. BRICE SINSIN AU SUJET DE LA COVID-19 EN AFRIQUE : « IL EST...

Ecologue, le Professeur Brice Sinsin fait le lien entre la crise de la biodiversité et la pandémie de la Covid-19. L’ancien Recteur de l’Université...

More than one in six young people out of work due to COVID-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). © Wayne S. GrazioGENEVA (ILO News) – More than one in six young people have stopped working since the...

Trust deficit: ‘The goal was to silence me’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Prensa Comunitaria knows first-hand the risks of covering environmental issues and powerful economic interests. In August 2017, authorities in...