Road Rage Trial: Lawyers For Black Cyclist Open Defense Case

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

Biden Must Do More To Full His Campaign Promises On Criminal Justice Reform

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterYouTubePresident Biden (shown above with George Floyd's family) campaigned on a pledge to “strengthen America’s commitment to justice and reform...

Abusive Language: Why Do Some Ugandans Defend The Indefensible?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Gen. Yoweri Museveni, the nation's abuser-in-chief. Photo: Facebook. Harold Acemah. My attention has been drawn to an Opinion piece by Mr. Faruk Kirunda published in Daily Monitor of...

Black Educator Empowerment Program Surpasses One Million Views, Focusing On Issues Like Diversity

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Twitter(New Orleans, LA – January 24, 2022) New Orleans education leader and Brothers Empowered to Teach CEO and Cofounder, Larry...

Ghana: Majority Leader claims E-Levy has been approved

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Leader of the majority side of Parliament, Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, claims the controversial E-Levy has already been approved by Parliament. According to...

Morocco Strengthens Judicial Infrastructure in Southern Provinces

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Rabat – Moroccan officials inaugurated on Saturday a temporary judicial center in Bir Gandouz, southern Morocco. Minister of Justice Abdellatif Ouahbi attended...

Nigeria: No going back to partisan politics, Obasanjo insists

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, foreclosed any chance of returning to partisan politics, insisting that no amount of persuasion would make...

Head of Guinea’s ruling junta appoints members of transitional council

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The head of Guinea’s military junta, Colonel Mamady Doumbouya, named on Saturday the members of the National Transitional Council, NTC. The 81-member...

Tennessee Woman Freed After 27 Years In Prison For Murder Conviction

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeJoyce Watkins, 74, (above left) was exonerated in a Nashville courtroom last week. She spent more than 27 years in...

Virginia Coalition Receives Award For Efforts To Save Black, Native American Cemeteries

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Facebook(THOROUGHFARE, VA, 1/22/22) – The Prince William County Human Rights Commission recently presented an award to Frank Washington and the...

The Republican Party Is Now An Anti-American Party With Zero Integrity

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: TwitterIf you look at how polls and politics are shaping up, it is shamefully obvious that Republicans, in general, simply...

Bowman After Arrest Protesting For Voting Rights: “Now Is The Time To Put It...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: TwitterRep. Jamaal BowmanWASHINGTON, D.C. - Friday, Congressman Jamaal Bowman, Ed.D. (NY-16) issued the following statement following his arrest Thursday while...

What Can Three Black Economists Do On The FED Bank?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: TwitterOnce recently nominated Black economists (Professors Lisa Cook and Philip Jefferson) are confirmed by the US Senate, the Federal Reserve...

NYC Officials Issue Statements On Fatal Shooting Of NYPD Cop In Harlem

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: TwitterNYPDThe New York City Council's Black, Latino and Asian Caucus released the following statement on Friday night's fatal shooting of...

Tyrannical Judge William Viscovich Ignores Prenup Agreement In Divorce Case and Orders Arrest of...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Dr. Mahadeo. A victim of two judges, McGowan and Viscovich, who are the law unto themselves. Photo: Black Star News. The tyrannical...

Port Authority Police Officer Arrested For Filing False Reports, Coverup In Inappropriate Relationship

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Port AuthorityNEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced the arrest of Port Authority Police Officer Telly...

Rittenhouse Wants Weapon He Used To Kill Two People Back

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Twitter Kyle Rittenhouse asked a court to return the rifle he used to fatally shoot two protesters in Kenosha, Wis., in...

Tennessee Couple Cleared of Murder, Raped After Three Decades

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube For almost 35 years Joyce Watkins insisted she never harmed her 4-year-old great-niece — who died, according to jurors who...

NFL’s Hypocrisy On Hiring Black Coaches

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

U.S. Supreme Court Rulers Against Abortion Providers Again

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: U.S. Supreme CourtWASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court denied a request Thursday from abortion providers and funds to allow one...

Will Russia Ukraine Conflict Escalate Into A Major War In Eastern Europe?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeThe threat of a major war hangs over eastern Europe. Four different negotiating forums between Russia and NATO on the...

Ghana: NDC needs massive reforms to win back power – EJA

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Pro-NDC group Electoral Justice Alliance (EJA) has said the opposition National Democratic Congress needs massive reforms to win the 2024 general elections. EJA Convener Enoch Amoako...

Nigerians feel very sorry for electing President Buhari, APC – Ortom

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state, Thursday, said Nigerians are feeling very sorry for electing President Muhammadu Buhari and the All...

Blaming The Victims–Not The System–For Bronx Fire Deaths

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTubeWhere should we place the blame for the Bronx fire that took the lives of 17 people, including 8 children?...