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    CPJ joins calls to establish independent investigative mechanism for accountability in human rights violations...

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CPJ joined 27 human rights and press freedom organizations in a letter on Monday, February 13, 2023, calling for...

    ILO to release new report on violence and harassment in the world of work

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). GENEVA (ILO...

    Mexican journalist Alan García’s whereabouts unknown after December abduction

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Mexico City, February 6, 2023 – Mexican authorities must conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the abduction of...

    CPJ, press freedom groups express support for Guardian journalist Carole Cadwalladr following libel verdict

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Committee to Protect Journalists and 12 other international press freedom organizations reiterated their support on Wednesday for journalist...

    CPJ joins civil society letter calling on the European Parliament to support the European...

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Committee to Protect Journalists and 43 civil society organizations on Thursday, February 9, wrote to the European Parliament...

    Cops act as occupying armies to maintain the white-power status quo

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By John Stoehr, AlterNet — Tyre Nichols getting beaten to death has sparked another round of debate over American policing. Let’s cut...

    UN ramps up aid as millions affected in cyclone Freddy’s wake

    The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said millions of children are at risk amid cholera outbreaks in Malawi and Mozambique. Both countries face flooding and...

    Can Washington Give African Leaders What They Want?

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A summit offers the Biden administration a chance to compete with rivals, while testing its commitment to democratic values. By Nosmot Gbadamosi,...

    NYC Mayor Adams backs renewed push for reparations bill in Albany

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Adams’ comments come amid a renewed push for legislation that would create a reparations study commission in the Empire State, similar...

    Access to VOA and RFE/RL websites restricted in Afghanistan

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York, February 13, 2023 – Taliban officials must cease censoring news outlets in Afghanistan and restore unfettered access...

    Staff Profile: Viktoriia Lutsenko

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). USCRI is excited to welcome Viktoriia Lutsenko as our new USCRI Vermont’s newest Job Developer and Case Manager “I work...

    How Hakeem Jeffries’ leadership of his historically Black fraternity shaped his career

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Hakeem Jeffries was president of his college chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi, a historically Black fraternity that he says shaped his...

    CPJ joins renewed call for Romanian authorities to investigate harassment of journalist Emilia Șercan

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Committee to Protect Journalists joined nine other international press freedom organizations in a letter to Romanian authorities on...

    French journalist Cemil Şanlı receives death threat, accosted outside home

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Berlin, March 16, 2023 — French authorities should thoroughly investigate threats and insults received by journalist Cemil Şanlı and...

    Myanmar mired ever deeper in crisis as human rights spiral backwards, warns Türk

    “By nearly every feasible measurement, and in every area of human rights – economic, social and cultural, as much as civil and political –...

    Gender parity, the only path to gender equality: Guterres

    Secretary-General António Guterres was speaking at a meeting of the UN Group of Friends on Gender Parity Marking the Fifth Anniversary of his Gender Parity...

    Ukraine: Civilian attacks ‘must end immediately’ says UN, as search for Dnipro survivors continues

    Associate Spokesperson Stephanie Tremblay told Monday’s regular briefing for correspondents in New York that António Guterres had condemned Saturday evening’s missile strike adding that...

    Chinese blogger Ruan Xiaohuan sentenced to 7 years in prison

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Taipei, March 30, 2023—Chinese authorities must immediately and unconditionally release blogger Ruan Xiaohuan and cease jailing journalists on trumped-up...

    Newark’s Brick City Peace Collective and Updates on SOBWCV

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). March 6, 2023 Edition of Vantage Point Vantage Point host Dr. Ron Daniels is joined by special guests Sharif Amenhotep (Conflict Resolution...

    IBW Taps Global Human Rights Activist to Organize for Black World Conference

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). DaQuan Lawrence to Coordinate Student and Young Leader Outreach. Dr. Ron Daniels, President of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century...

    The Pentagon Budget Normalizes War

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The never-questioned trillion-dollar budget that Congress tosses at the Pentagon every year normalizes war. Where is our peace budget? By Robert Koehlerdec,...

    Reporting team with Czech broadcaster ČT24 narrowly escapes shelling in Ukraine

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Paris, January 31, 2022 – Russian and Ukrainian authorities should swiftly investigate the recent shelling of a team of...