Learning From King’s Last Campaign

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Jessicah Pierre, CounterPunch — As we celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., it’s natural to remember his...

Liverpool street sign plan to highlight city’s slavery links

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Liverpool which now has a slavery museum had become Europe’s number one slave port by the 1740s. Liverpool could introduce...

Black Americans are deeply pessimistic about the country under Trump

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., Vanessa Williams, Dan Balz and Scott Clement — President Trump made a stark appeal to black...

Liberating the precolonial history of Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Plaque depicting warrior and attendants (16th-17th century), Edo peoples, Benin kingdom, Nigeria. Courtesy the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New...

Learning from Tubman, King, and Stevenson

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). All of them returned to the South’s frontline struggle for racial justice. By R. Drew Smith — In 2020, January remembrances...

Is there more to the Caribbean’s single-use plastics ban than meets the eye? ·...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Janine Mendes-Franco / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The Caribbean has spoken out against single-use plastics and...

January 20th Martin Luther King Holiday Edition of Vantage Point

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Vantage Point Radio January 20, 2020 — On this edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka The Professor...

2019 IBW21 Black Family Summit Retreat Summation and Highlights

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). IBW’s Black Family Summit, an umbrella grouping of some two dozen Black professional organizations, held a recent retreat in...

SVG has ‘no geo-political axe to grind’: UN envoy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). St. Vincent and the Grenadines Ambassador to the UN, I. Rhonda King addresses Flag Planting Ceremony on assumption of...

New privacy law in Mozambique threatens freedom of expression, activists say · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Dércio Tsandzana / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). New amendments to the Mozambican Penal Code introduced to...

Whether Bernie Said it Or Not, A Woman Sadly Can’t Beat Trump

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Earl Ofari Hutchinson — Whether Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders told rival Elizabeth Warren that a woman couldn’t beat...

Despite legal threats and harassment, thousands join the ‘Run Against Dictatorship’ in Thailand ·...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Mong Palatino / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). On 12 January 2020, an estimated 13,000 people...

Bernie and Elizabeth Spat: Making Trump’s Day

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Ted Glick — The best line I’ve seen since the story broke a couple days ago about the Elizabeth...

‘I’m A Strong Co-Sponsor’ Of HR 40

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Image source: The Moguldom Nation By Dana Sanchez, The Moguldom Nation — Senators Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker have said they support...

San Francisco needs to establish a reparations fund

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The Rev. Amos Brown (left) speaks at a City Hall rally. Photo: Katy Raddatz / The Chronicle By Rev. Amos...

Moonwake Designs First the Makeup then the Justice Makeup Bag – Gift for Lawyer,...

Price: (as of - Details) Moonwake Designs products are printed by us using the highest quality inks so that the makeup bags hold...

Black Britons Know Why Meghan Markle Wants Out

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, has been persistently subjected to comments in the British media about her race. (Samir Hussein,...

Haiti Faces Difficult Questions Ten Years After a Devastating Earthquake

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Mourners carry a cross in Port-au-Prince, in January, 2019, to honor the victims of the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that devastated...

Ukrainian workers battle controversial new labour code · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Maxim Edwards / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky tried to strike a...

Evanston Reparations panel looks toward expansion

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Bill Smith, Evanston Now — With a documentary video crew from New York recording the session, Evanston’s City Council...

CARICOM fiddles while Haiti explodes

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Ambassador Curtis A. Ward — Approximately 20 years since its last hearing on Haiti, the U.S. Congress is now...

SVG begins ‘historic journey’ on UN Security Council

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister, Dr. Ralph E. Gonsalves (sixth from left), Foreign Minister, Sir Louis Straker...

Bedding Down and Mad-Maxing With Trump

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Dr. Maulana Karenga — It is an irony of history and a tragedy for the world that before we...

Supreme Court of India declares internet ban in Jammu and Kashmir unconstitutional · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Anumeha Verma / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). On 10th of January, 2019, the Supreme Court of...