Lydenburg residents acquire much-needed work skills

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). by ANNA NTABANELYDENBURG, (CAJ News) – LOCALS in Lydenburg have been empowered with the confidence to enter the job...

Pompeo Tweets Video of Iran’s Rouhani Saying Efforts to Lift Sanctions Due to Coronavirus...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo posted a video over the weekend showing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani saying that...

Venezuela’s feminist movement begins rising above political polarization · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Xili Duran / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Check out Global Voices’ special coverage of how women...

Trump Drops Idea of New York Lockdown as US Death Count Crosses 2,000

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would issue a travel warning for the hard-hit New York area...

NYC SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES ISSUES COVID-19 BUSINESS HELP ANNOUNCEMENTS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). NYC Department of Small Business Services opened applications for the NYC Small Business Continuity Loan Fund. Businesses with fewer...

‘We’re Trying to Keep Our Heads Above Water’: US Healthcare Workers Fight Shortages —...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). US nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against the new coronavirus that has infected tens...

ANDREA STEWART-COUSINS: “NEW YORKERS DESERVE LEADERSHIP AND ACTION”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Stewart-Cousins: "Throughout the week, our process will establish appropriate protocols involving social distancing, and tomorrow we will pass a...

Foundation Established In Honor of Congolese Pan-African Gilbert Mundela

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Gilbert Mundela, left, shown with President Felix Tshisekedi. Photo: Gilbert Mundela Foundation.   Today, March 28, 2020, would have been the...

COVID-19: Bobi Wine, Uganda Presidential Hopeful, Says Africa Must Focus on Healthcare Not Militarism

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Bobi Wine, left, the mobilizer. Photo: Wikimedia Commons    A leading Ugandan presidential aspirant and member of parliament has condemned African...

Trump Says He May Quarantine New York, New Jersey and Connecticut

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). President Donald Trump said Saturday he was considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Trump said...

NY ATTORNEY GENERAL: LET’S HELP HUNGRY VULNERABLE NEW YORKERS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). How will endangered New Yorkers fare during COVID-19 outbreak if more is not done to address their plight? New York...

New York’s Cuomo Postpones Primary Election as Coronavirus Cases Keep Growing

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday he was postponing the state’s April 28 presidential primary to June...

HOW DO WE PUBLICLY DEMONSTATE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE DURING COVID-19 CRISIS?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). What are the appropriate ways of engaging in public protests during COVID-19 pandemic? Two times in the last week, last...

Iran Urges US to Free Iranian Prisoners Amid Coronavirus

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Tehran government urged the United States on Friday to release Iranians held in US jails on sanctions-related issues...

COVID-19: UN envoy hails strong Israel-Palestine cooperation

Mr. Mladenov’s comments were made during a telephone conversation with the other members of the Middle East Quartet, a body set up to mediate...

Papua New Guinea nurses strike over lack of protection against COVID-19 · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Mong Palatino / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Check out Global Voices’ special coverage of the...

Indians taking coronavirus lockdown seriously: senior UN official

The COVID-19 pandemic is not being taken lightly in India as people in the world’s second most populated country in the world are complying...

FORMER VETERANS AFFAIRS POLICE OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO ABUSING VETERAN

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Former Veterans Affairs Police Officer Norman Nicholson used his badge to brutalize a Veteran. Recorded on surveillance video assaulting a...

First Person: Heartbreak and hope – one doctor’s story from China’s coronavirus ground zero

Since the original outbreak of the coronavirus in Hubei, China, at the end of January, 346 medical teams, from 29 Provinces in China, have...

COVID-19 EXPOSES TRUMP AS PRIMARY THREAT TO NATIONAL SECURITY

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). According to political science Professor Mel Gurtov, "Trump is number one threat to national security." The surgeon-general said so. The...

Russian-Israeli Billionaire Donates $3 Million to Israel to Fight Coronavirus

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – Russian-Israeli billionaire Yuri Milner donated $3 million through his Milner Foundation to three Israeli institutions working to...

Hundreds of Croatians left homeless by earthquake amid COVID-19 crisis · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Filip Stojanovski / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Check out Global Voices’ special coverage of the global...

SANDERS AND KHANNA WELCOME YEMEN CEASEFIRE, CALL FOR HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Yemini children caught up in the Saudi-led war in Yemen. Responding to news that the warring parties in Yemen agreed...

Woman Arrested for Alleged Facebook Post Connecting Virus to Chassidic Weddings

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – A 56-year-old woman in a New York Jewish community has been arrested for allegedly posting a threatening...