UN rights chief, agencies appalled at civilian toll in war-torn Syria’s north-east

“No shelter is now safe,” Michelle Bachelet’s spokesperson, Rupert Colville, said. “As the Government offensive continues and people are forced into smaller and smaller pockets, she fears...

Trump’s 2021 Budget Reflects His Values

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Julianne Malveaux — If you tell me how you spend your money, I can tell you what your...

ICC Prosecutor Will Seek Gbagbo’s Retrial – International Justice Monitor

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As the International Criminal  Court (ICC) Appeals Chamber considers whether it should unconditionally release former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo, the prosecution...
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Global African Women’s Day 2020 Gala Dinner

New York, N.Y., (February, 2020) - March 16, marks a historic day for women of African descent to honor and respect their rich diversity,...

For Rohingya refugees, ID systems have brought coercion, violence and denial of ethnic identity...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Shafiur Rahman / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Taslima was dreading the day. It was SweTinSit, an...

Donald Trump the American fascist and authoritarian is no longer a hypothetical — it’s...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Republicans have given Trump his crown. Sooner or later, they’ll regret it — but this crime can’t be undone. By...

The Establishment Now Has Three Horses in the Race — and None Won New...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Turns out “socialist” isn’t such a bad word anymore. By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout — Keene, New Hampshire — On Tuesday night, Bernie...

how a ghetto reggae star rebranded Jamaica

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ky-Mani, Damian and Julian Marley perform at Marley 75 in Kingston, Jamaica. Seeing fans and family gather in Kingston to...

World must ‘act and deliver’, match Pakistan’s compassion for refugees, says UN chief

That’s the message from UN Secretary-General António Guterres, who spoke at an international conference in Islamabad – where he also called for a renewed push for peace in Afghanistan.  “Working towards...

Is India’s Aadhaar enabling more exclusion in social welfare for marginalized communities? · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Subhashish Panigrahi / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). This post was first published at Yoti as a...

Ryder salutes Finland’s contribution to ILO’s work

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). President Halonen, Minister Haatainen, Representatives of the employers and the workers of Finland, Ladies and gentlemen, Dear friends,...

How Socialists Can Govern

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Gary, Indiana, faced capital flight after the city’s first black mayor, Richard Hatcher, attempted to implement a social democratic...

ILO to launch new report on global employment and social trends

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Stop and Frisk Still Could Stop Bloomberg

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Earl Ofari Hutchinson — Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a colossal problem if he has any hope...

A Complementary and Species-Compelling Need

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo by Justin Follis, Unsplash. By Dr. Maulana Karenga — This is a reminder and reinforcement for Black Lover’s Day this...

Former Paramilitary Indicted in Guatemala in Maya Achi Sexual Violence Case – International Justice...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Last week, a Guatemalan court indicted Francisco Cuxum Alvarado on charges of crimes against humanity and aggravated sexual assault in a...

Appeals Chamber to Rule on Admissibility of Al Hassan Case at the ICC –...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Judgment in the appeal against the admissibility at the International Criminal Court (ICC) of the case against former Malian militant, Al...

African-Americans and the driving forces in the American auto industry

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Assembly line workers put final touches on 2018 Ford Expedition SUV at the Ford Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville,...

Facts about online dating | Pew Research Center

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The platforms people use to seek out romantic partners have evolved throughout history, including the recent rise of online...

Vital Idlib aid deliveries resume after ‘heavy bombing’ – WFP 

“WFP lorries have resumed their distribution work after a 24-hour pause,” WFP spokesperson Elisabeth Byrs told journalists in Geneva. “This shows the difficulties that WFP and...

New report makes grim predictions for ‘Fortress RuNet’ · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: RuNet Echo / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The past year marked many milestones in the Russian...

Dr. Ron Daniels stops by York College on February 20th

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Thursday, February 20, 2020, 6:00 PM — On the eve of the 54th Commemoration of the Martyrdom of “Our...

Tale revealed of 8-year-old Black veteran of USS Constitution

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). David Debias left his Beacon Hill home at the age of 8 to join the USS Constitution crew and...

The Erasure of the History of Slavery at Sullivan’s Island

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Roy E. Finkenbine, HNN — The history of slavery in America is, to a great extent, the history of...