Florida Police Kill Black Man, Say He Was Child Abuse Suspect

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses...

UK Sends Troops to Mali on UN Peacekeeping Mission

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube ritain has begun a three-year deployment of 300 troops to the west African country of Mali as part...

Addressing disparities of human development

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By: Dr. Ahmed Reid— In the second of the guest column, ‘Reparation Time’ in collaboration with The Centre...

Police Responsible for Andres Guardado’s Death Refuse to Testify at Inquest

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube Today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services, issued the following statement in...

COVID-19: Black Leaders Create New York Task Force to Improve Vaccine Delivery Equity, Education

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: YouTube Concerned that America is currently ill-prepared and ill-equipped to deliver any of the COVID-19 vaccines to Black communities,...

How Profits From Slavery Changed the Landscape of the Scottish Highlands

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Money earned through enslavement played a key role in the eviction of Highlanders in the 18th and 19th centuries,...

Namibian Politician Named Adolf Hitler Wins Local Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In Namibia, a certain politician named after the former German leader, Adolf Hitler has been elected as a local...

‘AfroResistance’ Group Present Recommendations on Racism at 27th WGEPAD Forum

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). We, AfroResistance, in the spirit of the International Decade of Afro-Descendants, requested the attention of the Working Group of...

IOM Launches Global Policy Network to Promote Ethical Recruitment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Geneva – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) launched today (3 December 2020) a Global Policy Network to promote ethical...

Earth Wind & Fire’s Philip Bailey To Hold Dec. 3 Foster Youth Benefit

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Earth, Wind & Fire lead singer Philip Bailey’s Music Is Unity (MIU) Foundation will kick-off the holiday season with...

The city that kept slavery silent

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Dominican Republic was home to the first black people in the Americas. So why has Europe’s oldest permanent...

Jan. 16, 2021 New Date for Viacom-Sponsored AfricaRise2020 “The Big Event”—Starring Master KG

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Master KG. Photo: Twitter Viacom-sponsored AfricaRise2020 “The Big Event" to raise money for healthcare in Africa, featuring a free three-hour...

The Ugandan opposition leader survives an attack. The U.S. needs to take a stand.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Leading Ugandan presidential candidate, Bobi Wine. Photo: Wikimedia Photos. This week, Ugandan security forces opened fire on the campaign convoy...

The Fight Over ‘Black Pete’ Brings a Reckoning on Racial Equality in the Netherlands

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By: Charlotte McDonald-Gibson / Amsterdam — When it comes to places in the world to raise happy and...

Massachusetts Lawmakers Pass Police Reform Legislation

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses...

Aidan Ellison Murder: Oregon Activists Demand Change to Protect Black Lives

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An Oregon community group is calling for change to address racism after the fatal shooting of a Black teenager...

Georgia Runoffs: Kelly Loeffler’s Hypocrisy Regarding Rev. Raphael Warnock

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Twitter One of Kelly Loeffler’s first public appearances as a U.S. senator came last January at Ebenezer Baptist Church...

Racial Tensions in the U.S. Are Helping to Fuel a Rise in Black Gun...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By: Melissa Chan — Luther Thompson never thought he’d be a gun owner. But in April, the 41-year-old...

Americans Followed Election Returns Closely

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). How we did this Pew Research Center’s American News Pathways project conducted this study to understand how Americans are engaging...

Emergency in Northern Ethiopia Requires Urgent Humanitarian Intervention and Access

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Addis Ababa – Internally displaced populations are in dire need of humanitarian and recovery assistance following the reported cessation of...

Saint Lucia Wins 12th Honeymoon Destination of the World Award

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: St. Lucia Tourism Authority Saint Lucia's prominence amongst global destinations within the romance niche continues to be indisputable. The...

Evander Holyfield Calls Out Mike Tyson, Challenges Him To Fight

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo: Facebook Former undisputed heavyweight champion Evander "The Real Deal" Holyfield says he was confused when Mike Tyson chose to...

Thanksgiving is time for reparations

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Winona LaDuke— It’s Thanksgiving morning everywhere in America. Thanksgiving needs to mean something to Native people, preferably...

Former Mayor: There is “Culture of Corruption” in Mount Vernon

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Former Mount Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace talks about the corruption problem in Mount Vernon. A number of people have asked...