Lowering the Bar: Lawyer Jokes and Legal Culture

Price: (as of - Details) What do you call 600 lawyers at the bottom of the sea? Marc Galanter calls it an...

Evanston outlines plan for reparations

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Ald. Robin Rue Simmons (5th). Rue Simmons hopes to use the reparations fund to directly invest into the black...

The radical black newspaper that declared ‘none are free unless all are free’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). ‘Unfortunately for us, there is no William Monroe Trotter in 2020. Nor is there a Boston Guardian demanding that...

Black Lives Matter is Alive and Well

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Opal Tometi, The Guardian Nigeria — The murder of Trayvon Benjamin Martin in 2012 and the acquittal of the ‘killer...

Don’t Let Energy Industry Manipulate You

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Adora Nweze, president of the Florida conference of the N.A.A.C.P., repeated energy industry talking points in articles and testimony,...

Belize gets serious about ocean conservation with new Fisheries Resources Bill · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Kori Tuitt / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Belize has taken a major step to address ocean...

Ahead of Taiwan’s presidential elections, KMT accuses DPP of “green terror” and Beijing echoes...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Oiwan Lam / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Taiwan's Pro-Beijing Kuomingtang (KMT) party has shifted its 2020...

As Jews, We Must Reject White Supremacy’s Efforts to Pit Us Against Other Groups

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Protesters hold a banner during a Jewish solidarity march across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City on January...

The Mis-Education of White Folks!

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By C. Dwayne West, CEO MG Media — This prophetic thought first pondered in my brain several years ago when CNN’s personality Soledad...

Continuing to Support R. Kelly Is an Assault on Black Women

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Frederick Joseph, The Root — It happened twice and she couldn’t tell anyone. But she told me. In the decades since...

American Schools with Historical Ties to Slavery Consider Reparations

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The Associated Press — American colleges and universities are increasingly discussing the idea of reparations linked to their historical ties to slavery. Until...

Will Money Rule in This Presidential Race?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). By Dr. Julianne Malveaux — Democrats started this Presidential campaign season with more than 20 candidates. Eventually, it dropped to...

Book Signing and Conversation with Dr. Ron Daniels

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Still on This Journey: The Vision and Mission Dr. Ron Daniels Date/Time: Thursday, January 9, 2020 – 7:00 PM Sharp. Location: Greater Abyssinian...

Haitian Revolution, Future of Pan Africanism, 2020 Presidential Election

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Illustration of Dutty Boukman, Haitian Spiritual Leader. Vantage Point Radio January 6, 2020 — On this edition of Vantage Point, host...

Blacks Were Enslaved Well into the 1960s

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). More than 100 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, there were black people in the Deep South who had no...

Global Support for Principle of Free Expression, but Opposition to Some Forms of Speech

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Although many observers have documented a global decline in democratic rights in recent years, people around the world nonetheless...

The Dark History of New Year’s Day in American Slavery

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The Dark History of New Year’s Day in American Slavery “Of all days in the year, the slaves dread New...

40% of Millennials OK with limiting speech offensive to minorities

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). American Millennials are far more likely than older generations to say the government should be able to prevent people...

Broad support for internet freedom around the world

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). In a relatively short period of time, the internet has become an influential arena for public debates about political...

5 ways Americans and Europeans are different

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Americans and Europeans share many things: a commitment to fundamental democratic principles, a strategic alliance that has shaped the...

Americans tolerate offensive speech more than others in world

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). In a variety of arenas, Americans are debating the boundaries of free expression. Dean John Ellison’s recent welcome letter...

In 2018, two-thirds of Democratic women hoped to see a woman president in their...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Three years after Hillary Clinton became the first woman to be a major U.S. political party’s nominee for president,...

‘We the People’: Five Years of Online Petitions

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). During President Obama’s first full day in office on Jan. 21, 2009, he issued a statement committing his administration...

How does a computer ‘see’ gender?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Machine vision tools like facial recognition are increasingly being used for law enforcement, advertising, and other purposes. Pew Research...