Clean Your Home With Products From Laura Kay Innovations

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Laura Kay InnovationsWe Buy BlackThere are lots of traditions and old ways that are wonderful to keep alive, but cleaning...

Vol.12 No. 109 Friday JUNE 24, 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Vol.12 No. 110 Monday JUNE 27, 2022 Vol.12 No. 107 Wednesday JUNE 22, 2022 Vol.12 No. 106 Tuesday JUNE 21, 2022 Vol.12 No. 105...

SCOTUS To Hear Major Voting Rights Case This Fall

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...

Columbia: Working Class Political Victory Faces Huge Challenges

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Wikimedia CommonsTwitterOn Sunday June 19 2022, Juneteenth in the United States, the working class, and all peace-loving people of Colombia,...

Miller v. Alabama: Children Condemned To Die In Prison

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: EJIYouTubeTen years ago, EJI won a landmark ruling from the United States Supreme Court that struck down mandatory death-in-prison sentences...

Urey to Lofaians: Don’t allow the presidency slips your hands 

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Lincoln G. Peters  Opposition All Liberian Party (ALP) political leader Mr. Benoni W. Urey has cautioned the people of Lofa County...

Suspend officials implicated in LACC Report

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CENTAL urges President Weah By Lewis S. Teh  The Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia or CENTAL, calls on President George M....

Rep. Yekeh Kolubah: I will liaise with the devil to defeat Weah

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Lewis S Teh Montserrado County electoral district#10 Representative Yekeh Kolubah has vowed to coordinate with the devil to defeat President Weah...

NEC to hold one-day session with candidates

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The National Elections Commission (NEC) is expected to host a one-day Interaction session today Monday, June 27, with the Six candidates...

Roe’s Overturning Made Possible By Conservative Catholics On SCOTUS

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Harvard.eduTwitterDear Fellow Men, Time to let women speak their minds about the Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v Wade. Men...

UNFPA Liberia has a new Country Representative

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dr. Natalia Kanem has appointed Ms. Bidisha Pillai as the new...

OECS Congratulates Newly Elected Prime Minister, Government of Grenada

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: OECS The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission extends congratulations to newly elected Prime Minister of Grenada Dickon Mitchell and...

Black Clergy Decry Abortion Decision, Demand Expanded Maternal Care Access

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Faith in ActionYouTubeFacebookMTSClergy and organizers with Faith in Action, the largest grassroots, faith-based organizing network in the United States, are...

Mayor Ras J. Baraka’s statement on Supreme Court overturning Roe V. Wade

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). “The repulsive Supreme Court decision today to overturn Roe v. Wade, the ruling establishing the right to an abortion, has set...

Juneteenth: Black Americans Have Always Paid A Heavy Price For “Freedom”

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitterThe Cable News Network (CNN) and its parent company, Time Warner, are patting themselves on the back these days for...

MAGA-Controlled Supreme Court Gives American Women Middle Finger

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: ACLUHarvardYouTubeThe white male right-wing Republican-dominated U.S. Supreme Court has just showed us how hypocritical white conservative America is with this...

African American Policy Forum’s statement on bodily autonomy

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Statement by AAPF — Today, an illegitimate Supreme Court—stacked with radical conservative justices who lied to Congress about their adherence to the...

IOM and UNHCR Deplore Loss of Life at Nador-Melilla Crossing

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Geneva – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) express profound sadness and concern...

SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Shows What Happens When Democracy Is Thwarted

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitterThere is a straight line from Amer­ica’s broken systems of demo­cracy to the Supreme Court’s cata­strophic major­ity ruling in Dobbs...

Lehman College Welcomes Renowned Composer Jennifer Jolley To Music Faculty

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: InterlochenJennifer JolleyBRONX, NY—After an extensive national search, Lehman College of the City University of New York will welcome internationally-renowned composer...

Reimagining Public Safety and Law Enforcement in America

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Recorded May 13, 2022, Baltimore, MD — Town hall meeting held during the three-day symposium Beyond “Reforming” the Police: Reimagining Public...

CPE: Supreme Court’s Gutting Of Miranda Warning Protections Will Make Police Less Accountable

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeACLUTwitterThe following statement was released Thursday by the Center for Policing Equity after the Supreme Court reportedly undermined the Miranda...

AG James Denounces U.S. Supreme Court’s Overturning of Roe v. Wade

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James issued the following statement in response to the United States Supreme...

Report Back from Rainbow/Push Conference and Power of Black Vote

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Monday, June 27, 2022  — On this edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka “The Professor” is joined by...