Practicing Principles of Life and Struggle

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dr. Maulana Karenga — Part 1. As we continue to mark, celebrate and commemorate the 55th Anniversary of the founding...

Black and minority-owned businesses need more than capital to thrive

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Both Black and Latinx Americans have faced higher unemployment rates during the COVID-19 pandemic, and their businesses have been...

IOM Welcomes Proposals for a New EU Pact on Migration and Asylum

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Geneva, Brussels – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) welcomes the arrival of the much-anticipated proposals comprising a future...

Africa has held off the worst of COVID-19 mystifying scientists

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). When the coronavirus first began spreading around the world, there was near-universal concern among experts that countries in Africa...

Somali parliament approves new Prime Minister – The Voice

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Racism and Segregation deeply ingrained in Latin America

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In the ongoing global racial reckoning that erupted after George Floyd's murder, the entrenched nature of racism in Latin...

Black Lives Matter T-shirts and Masks – Who Profits?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Julianne Malveaux — I always smile when I see Black Lives Matter T-Shirts until I saw one gracing the...

Majority saw US Supreme Court as neither conservative nor liberal in August 2020

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A visitor takes photos near a makeshift memorial for late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the...

Voluntary Returns from Niger to The Gambia Resume After Six-Month Hiatus

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Banjul – After a six-month hiatus due to COVID-19 border closures, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) resumed its Assisted Voluntary...

Report Finds High Rates of Economic Insecurity Among Older Minorities

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The challenging goal of elder economic security – having enough income to live independently and afford a no-frills budget...

Cameroon protesters call for end to bloodshed from anglophone crisis – The Voice

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The right way to woo Black and Latino voters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Ryan Cooper, The Week — The Democrats have long portrayed themselves as the party of racial justice in modern...

Demilitarizing the NFL | Black Star News

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Will the current sports activism around racial justice extend to the global, neocolonial racial injustice that the US and...

No It’s Not “Slaves,” It’s “Enslaved” and There’s a Big Difference

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Toussaint L’ouverture wouldn’t have rebelled if he believed he was a “slave”      Not “slaves” or “slavery.” The preferred terms, respectively,...

Mike Pompeo Goes to Guyana

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). President of Guyana Dr Irfaan Ali (L) and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a joint press conference...

Congressional Black Caucus Institute Celebrates 75 Years of African Americans’ Contributions to the United...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Andrew Young in 1977 was a powerful U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Photo: YouTube.   On Thursday, the Congressional Black Caucus...

Breonna Taylor: Kentucky AG Uses Prosecutorial Defense to Exonerate Police Murderers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Wednesday, Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron hid behind a Louisville grand jury to exonerate the killer-cops who murdered Breonna...

AOC and Rep. Meng Work to Help Fund Local Food Assistance Organizations

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). U.S. Reps. Grace Meng (D-NY) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) announced today that they are working to assist Queens food...

New Jersey Governor’s “Baby Bonds” Plan Is A First Step Towards Closing The Racial...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Baby bonds are a good start toward changing the discriminatory status quo, but limiting it to New Jersey is...

New report from IOM: Migration in West and North Africa and across the Mediterranean

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Berlin – Public debates surrounding migration in West and North Africa—indeed, across the Mediterranean Sea basin—often are riven by misconception and partial representations of a truly complex reality.   A new volume by IOM’s Global...

Black-owned Blackbird House answers the call for inclusive co-working

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Blackbird coworking collective is for women of color & allies; entrepreneurs in business, arts, activism & wellness who understand...

How Hispanics see themselves varies by number of generations in US

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The terms Hispanics in the United States use to describe themselves can provide a direct look at how they...

54% in U.S. say social media companies shouldn’t allow political ads

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). More than half of U.S. adults (54%) say social media companies should not allow any political advertisements on their...

Rep. Scott Calls on DeVos to address systemic racism in education

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In a letter to Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, Committee on Education and Labor Chairman Robert C. “Bobby”...