LESSONS ABOUT OVERCOMING PERSONALITY PROBLEMS FROM MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.: A PSYCHOLOGIST’S DREAM

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Dr. King. Photo: Public Domain. Wikimedia Commons.   As we celebrate Rev. Martin Luther King’s birthday, many laudatory columns will be...

‘This terrible situation cannot be allowed to continue’, UN chief tells world leaders at...

As fight continues between forces loyal to General Khalifa Haftar, which control large tracts of territory in the country, and the government in Tripoli, world leaders attended...

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...

“LUANDA LEAKS” REPORT: FORMER ANGOLAN PRESIDENT’S DAUGHTER CORRUPT, STOLE FROM ANGOLAN PEOPLE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Angola's government is reportedly currently trying to extradite Isabel dos Santos (daughter of former President José Eduardo dos Santos)...

Second International Forum on Migration Statistics calls for more evidence-based dialogue

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Cairo – “I have put migration data at the centre of my vision for IOM, and have committed to strengthening the Organization’s...

ON MLK HOLIDAY TRANSPORTATION COMPANY ANNOUNCES NEW COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL DIVERSITY WORKFORCE INITIATIVE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, New Flyer of America (the largest bus manufacturer in America) and Transportation Diversity...

Latin America and Caribbean region deadliest for journalists in 2019

The figures come from the Observatory of Killed Journalists database, which is maintained by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). It shows...

Impeachment Trial Brief and Response

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Read the impeachment trial memorandum of the US House of Representatives. Read the response from President Trump, provided by NPR. Read...

Facebook apologizes for translating Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name as ‘Mr. Shithole’ · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Mong Palatino / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Facebook issued an apology after a technical error translated...

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...

REMEMBERING DR. KING: THE 1957 “GIVE US THE BALLOT” SPEECH

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). In Dr. Martin Luther King's “Give Us the Ballot” Address--at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom, on May 17, 1957,...

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...

Shifting Terrain for India’s Foreign Policy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Autonomy and foreign policy: Abrogation of article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir provoked protest and confrontation with police; regardless,...

NEW YORK CONGRESSWOMAN VELASQUEZ: LACK OF DIVERSITY HURTING INVENTION, INNOVATION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). This week, the House Small Business Committee under Chairwoman Nydia Velázquez (D-NY) held a hearing examining the issue of...

LEHMAN CENTER HOSTS PUERTO RICO RELIEF CONCERT TONIGHT FEATURING PUERTO RICAN MUSICIANS

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The Lehman Center for the Performing Arts will host a Puerto Rico earthquake relief concert on Friday, Jan. 17,...

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...

NY ATTORNEY GENERAL JAMES LEADS FIGHT AGAINST IMMIGRATION ARRESTS AT STATE COURTHOUSES

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). New York Attorney General Letitia James today led a coalition of 14 attorneys general in continuing efforts to halt...

FORMER LIGHT MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD BOXING CHAMPION “SWIFT” JARRETT HURD WILL BE FEATURED IN UPCOMING...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Former unified 154-pound champion "Swift" Jarrett Hurd shared his thoughts on his ring return taking place Saturday, January 25...

HOUSE DEMOCRATS DENOUNCE BETSY DEVOS’ DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION “BORROWERS DEFENSE RULE”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). This week, Congressional Democrats voted to block the Betsy Devos Department of Education's "Borrowers Defense Rule," which has had...

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...

REMEMBERING DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.: 1964 NOBEL PEACE PRIZE ACCEPTANCE SPEECH

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). On Monday, the nation will commemorate the life of one of America's greatest patriots: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr....

Liberals make up plurality of Democratic voters, but growth has slowed

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). About half of Democratic and Democratic-leaning registered voters (47%) describe their own political views as liberal, including 15% who...