Uganda: Expect Heartbreaks Investing Among Your Own In Rural Northern Uganda-My Experience.

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The round hut is nearly ready as captured by the camera“Waiting is a difficult work when you wait as I wait”“My...

Israeli Soccer Stars Form Defensive Wall on Social Media as Pro-Palestinian Players Launch PR...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israeli soccer players competing in Europe’s elite leagues have leapt to the defense of their country, as some of the continent’s...

Turbulence: “For Me” | Black Star News

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...

Blinken Speaks to Netanyahu, Reiterates Strong US Support for Israel

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday concerning the violent conflict...

First Person: ‘God save us from famine’ |

I was delighted to mark the end of #Ramadan with Asia El-Sayeed Ali, a Yemeni health worker helping malnourished children &...

Virginia Prosecutor: Trooper Had No Legal Basis to Stop Black Woman

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...

Rallies Set Across America in Support of Israel as Violence, Rockets Continue

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Supporters of Israel in the United States are set to rally across the country on Wednesday to show their...

Feds: NYPD Cop Charged with Bribery Admitted to Racist Actions on Job

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: YouTube A white New York City police officer once bragged about trying to scare Black people for kicks by randomly pointing...

UN Catch-Up Dateline Geneva – Back to Mogadishu: one Somali doctor’s good news story...

In this week’s UN Catch-Up: would you return to your war-shattered country to help rebuild it? That’s exactly what one Somali doctor did -...

US Sends Special Envoy to Seek ‘De-Escalation’ Between Gazan Terror Groups and Israel

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24News – Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday that a US envoy would travel to the Middle East to seek...

Florida School Board Removes Police Brutality Novel After Police Complain

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...

Afghanistan: Top UN officials strongly condemn ‘heinous’ attack on girls school  |

The terrorists who exploded a bomb near a girls’ school in the mostly Shiite district of west Kabul in Dasht-e-Barchi on Saturday “must be held accountable” for their “heinous crime”, the UN Special Representatives for Children and...

Many Black Men Are Wrongfully Criminalized—and Silenced—by America’s Corrupt Court System

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitter The revelation last week by the Innocence Project and American Civil Liberties Union that DNA and fingerprint evidence did not...

De-escalation ‘an absolute must’ in Israel-Palestine conflict: Guterres |

Speaking in Moscow after meeting with the Russian Foreign Minister, António Guterres said that an end to the violence, which has seen more than 50...

AOC Slams New York Mayoral Candidate Yang for Statement ‘Standing With the People of...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Left-wing US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) on Tuesday blasted New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang for his tweet expressing support...

Lightning's All-Black Line Makes NHL History Against Panthers

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Twitter Mathieu Joseph, Gemel Smith and Daniel Walcott made NHL history on Monday night. The three forwards formed the first ever...

Iraq: New UN report shines light on ‘deeply worrying’ pattern of restrictions in Kurdistan  |

Criticizing the authorities publicly has led to intimidation, movement restrictions and arbitrary arrests, while some citizens there have been charged with defamation and others...

News in Brief 12 May 2021 |

This is the News in Brief from the United Nations. Top COVID probe urges bold overhaul of pandemic prevention measures A World Health Organization (WHO) appointed panel has...

Israeli Flags Burned Outside Two Synagogues in Germany, as European Jews Fear New Violence...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The escalating conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is beginning to impact Jewish communities in Europe, where previous wars in Gaza...

UN Security Council Crankiness and Antonio Guterres’ Re-election

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). UN Security Council Crankiness and Antonio Guterres' Re-election | Crisis Group icon caret Arrow Down Arrow Left Arrow Right Arrow Up Line Camera icon set icon set Ellipsis icon set Facebook Favorite Globe Hamburger List Mail Map...

America’s Bloated Military Spending Reflects Misguided Thinking

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeNational Priorities Project Currently, the U.S. spends at least three quarters of a trillion dollars each year on the Pentagon. The...

Top COVID probe urges bold overhaul of pandemic prevention measures  |

“Our message is simple and clear: the current system failed to protect us from the COVID-19 pandemic”, said former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf,...

Israeli, Palestinian Supporters Clash Outside Israeli Consulate in New York City

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – With Israel under fire from Hamas rocket attacks and Arab rioting causing mayhem in many cities, thousands of...

Anthony Hamilton: "You Made A Fool of Me"

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photo: Wikimedia Commons The following is visual for the song "You Made A Fool of Me" by R&BNeo-Soul singer Anthony Hamilton. The...