Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference Responds

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). July 20, 2020 The Honorable Steven Reed Mayor,City of Montgomery, ALMr. Ernest FinleyChief, Montgomery Police Department Dear Mayor Reed and Chief...

Five elder BLM activists arrested in Alabama: Black Family Summit Responds

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). July 21, 2020 The Honorable Steven Reed,Mayor, City of Montgomery103 North Perry Street,Montgomery, Alabama 36104 Mr. Ernest Finley,Chief, Montgomery Police Department320...

the role of employment services and policies for recovery

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Sri Lankan wildlife threatened by poaching during the pandemic · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Rezwan / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The wildlife diversity in Sri Lanka is remarkable for an...

COVID-19 and Institutional Racism Continued and Hip Hop Activist for Social Justice

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vantage Point Radio July 27, 2020 — On this edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka The Professor...

Despite Everything Biden Still Can’t Pry Some Blacks Loose from Trump

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Earl Ofari Hutchinson — Since George Floyd was slain there have been ten national live voter polls taken. The...

Human rights office decries disproportionate use of force in US protests |

Spokesperson Elizabeth Throssell was answering a reporter’s question about the US authorities deploying federal security officers to various cities to quell demonstrations against racial...

Fighting to Save Lives in Alabama

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). SOS and Black Lives Matters Leaders Voluntarily Appear to be Arrested. All Five SOS and Black Lives Matter Turned...

Protect people ‘fleeing war, violence’, UN refugee agency urges Poland  |

Anne-Marie Deutschlander, the acting regional Director for Europe of the Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), appealed to the Polish authorities to...

If Trump Wins, It Is the End of Democracy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). NYU fascism expert explains the next moves in Trump’s “authoritarian playbook” — and says it’s almost too late. By Chauncey...

22% of Mail-In Votes Never Get Counted

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Greg Palast — “Oh, Lord, please don’t let me be misunderstood.” I’ve been singing that Animals’ tune for a month....

Security Council stalemate frustrates families of Syria’s missing detainees |

Wafa Ali Mustafa, a Syrian journalist, activist and member of Families for Freedom, which campaigns for the release of Syrian detainees, said their numbers...

COVID-19 Forces Delays to Reparations Order in Ntaganda Case – International Justice Monitor

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This week, International Criminal Court (ICC) judges provided an extra two months to experts to complete their report on...

ILO participates in a webinar on nature-based solutions

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Rights experts call on Tanzania to end ‘crackdown’ on civic space |

In their written appeal, the three Special Rapporteurs also maintained that the Government was not meeting its commitments on information sharing and transparency, after it stopped...

In Liberia, a new mobile phone tariff collides with digital rights · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Guest Contributor / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). This article is part of UPROAR, a Small Media...

T.I. Demands Lloyd’s of London Pay Reparations to Descendants of American Slaves

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Seth Cohen, Forbes — Over the weekend, popular Atlanta-based rapper and actor T.I. issued an open letter to Lloyd’s...

Black Lives Matter Globally in a Renewed Pan African Moment of Hope

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Statement by the Advocacy Network for Africa (AdNA) — Summary Washington, D.C. — On the occasion of the Nelson Mandela International...

When Cops Kill White People, Black Lives Still Matter

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The roots of modern policing are steeped in a white supremacy from which none are immune. By Audrey Farley, The...

Ethiopia urged to allow peaceful demonstrations, investigate protestor deaths |

Hachalu Hundessa was gunned down on 29 June, sparking a week of violent protests in the Oromia region and the capital, Addis Ababa. The...

Students lead mass protest against dictatorship at Thailand’s Democracy Monument · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Prachatai / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). This article is from Prachatai, an independent news site in...

1st ILO Skills Challenge Innovation Call winner announced

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). GENEVA (ILO News) – The first ILO Skills Challenge Innovation Call has been won by the Domestic Worker Centre,...

Ecuador’s transgender community decries lack of government aid during pandemic · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Eleanor Weekes / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). This article is part of our special coverage of LGBTQI+...

Adding Fuel to the Fire of Our Pandemics

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Julianne Malveaux — Nero, the Roman Emperor who legendarily fiddled while Rome burned is a symbol for an...