Call to probe Ivory Coast poll killings – CAJ News Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

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...

Iranian Dissident Tells Algemeiner ‘J100’ Gala: I Choose to Make My Oppressors Miserable

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In a speech on Tuesday at the 7th annual Algemeiner “J100” gala, held virtually from New York City and...

An interview with Egyptian artist Youssef Nabil · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Omid Memarian / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The Palazzo Grassi Museum in Venice, Italy, is...

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...

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...

UN General Assembly Votes Show Steady Erosion of Support for Anti-Israel Committees

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Palestinian leaders on Thursday insisted that the UN General Assembly’s adoption of a series of anti-Israel resolutions was proof...

New Africa alliance aims to tackle deadly COVID ‘infodemic’ |

The Africa Infodemic Response Alliance (AIRA), brings together 13 international and regional organizations, together with fact-checking groups which have expertise in data and behavioural...

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,...

News in Brief 3 December 2020 |

Inclusion for people with disabilities means education, health care access  For the International Day Of Persons With Disabilities, a message from UN Secretary-General António Guterres, who’s called for greater inclusion...

COVID-19 recovery focus of UN General Assembly special session |

“Today marks an overdue and much needed moment of reckoning. None of us could have imagined, this time last year, what was to come”,...

US Imposes Fresh Iran-Related Sanctions, Ramping Up Pressure on Tehran

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The United States on Thursday imposed fresh Iran-related sanctions, blacklisting an entity and an individual as Washington continues to ramp...

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...

Hong Kong activists Joshua Wong, Agnes Chow and Ivan Lam sentenced to jail ·...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Oiwan Lam / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Prominent Hong Kong activists Joshua Wong, Agnes Chow,...

‘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...

Revealed: The cost of the pandemic on world’s poorest countries |

In a call for urgent investment and support from the wider international community, the UN trade and development agency, UNCTAD, warned that the new...

Antisemitism Watchdog Urges Georgetown to Act Over Article Insulting Kristallnacht

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – The Combat Anti-Semitism Movement, an antisemitism watchdog group, is calling on Georgetown University to take concrete action...

Amid ‘unprecedented’ needs, UNICEF asks for $6.4 billion to help 190 million children |

The appeal for 2021, which is a 35 per cent increase over the funds requested for this year, is the largest ever by the...

‘South Africa dropped ball on COVID-19 vaccine’ – CAJ News Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

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...

COVID-19 could push over 1 billion into extreme poverty, finds UN report |

According to the study, released on Thursday, such a “High Damage” scenario would mean a protracted recovery from COVID-19: anticipating that 80 per cent...

EU Council Adopts Declaration to Bolster Fight Against Antisemitism

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The European Union’s main body for the coordination of its 27 member states adopted a declaration on Wednesday pledging...

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 race to zero emissions, and why the world depends on it |

What is net zero and why is it important? Put simply, net zero means we are not adding new emissions to the atmosphere. Emissions will...