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A Century Later, a Little-Known Mass Hanging of Black Soldiers Still Haunts Us

By James Jeffrey Sixty-three black soldiers were represented by one lawyer in the largest court martial in U.S. history, the first of three that followed the Houston...

Details of horrific first voyages in transatlantic slave trade revealed

Exclusive: As the world ignores the ignominious 500th anniversary of the buying and selling of slaves between Africa and the Americas, historians uncover its first horrific voyages

Why and How the Global Diaspora Should Advocate for the Development of their Nations

Each country should have advocacy centers where they should be training and educating their diaspora in helping them carry their developmental agendas. Governmental agencies (e.g. consulates and embassies) should be highly involved in this kind of advocacy initiatives.

The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

In this comprehensive reference and background book, Dr. Roland Holou (www.RolandHolou.com) highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across...

Prof Verene A. Shepherd – African Diaspora in Jamaica (Caribbean)

Vice Chair of the CARICOM Reparation Commission, former Member of the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent at the United Nations
Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager, the World's #1 International Diaspora Engagement Social Media Network Platform (www.DiasporaEngager.com), by Courtesy of Dr. Roland Holou. © All Rights reserved.

Gullah people embrace culture amid new challenges in the most African place in America

Nathaniel Cary, The Greenville NewsPublished 6:30 a.m. ET Feb. 4, 2019 Zenobia Harper, a Gullah Geechee woman from Georgetown, S.C., recites a poem in the...

African Diaspora in Barbados (Caribbean) – Dr. Sir Hilary McDonald Beckles

African Diaspora in Barbados (Caribbean). Chairman of the Caribbean Community Commission on Reparation and Social Justice, Chancellor of the University of the West...

Dr. Edvaldo Mendes (Zulu) Araújo – African Diaspora in Brazil (South America)

President of Palmares Cultural Foundation at the Ministry of Culture in Bahia (Brazil). Specialist in Politics and Culture.
The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

Outstanding Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

African leaders who have brought about enormous and rare progress that would have been impossible without their leadership, including economic and political development of Africa and its Diaspora

Dr. Edna Roland – African Diaspora in Brazil (South America)

Leader of the Brazilian Delegation to the UN Third World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the Diaspora Still Suffers

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent “Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in...

Dr. Júlio Cesar de Souza Tavares – African Diaspora in Brazil (South America)

Professor at the Federal University of Fluminense in Brazil, Board Member of the Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora

Dr. Zélia Amador de Deus – African Diaspora in Brazil (South America)

Professor at the Federal University of Pará/UFPA. President of the Brazilian Association of Black Researchers

Dr. Christiane Taubira – African Diaspora in French Guiana (South America) and in France...

Well known for the “Taubira Law” Voted by the French Republic to Recognize that the Transatlantic Slave Trade is a Crime Against Humanity.

Address by Sir Hilary Beckles, chair of the CARICOM Reparations Commission to the NAARC’s...

The social, economic and psychological wounds of slavery have been passed on down through the generations; open wounds that remain raw and continue to fester. Between the 16th and 19th centuries some 15 million captured Africans were shipped to the Caribbean, Latin America and North America on 36,000 slaving voyages. Millions more perished on the long and tortuous boat trips from Africa to the Americas.

Esther Roniyah Stanford-Xosei – African Diaspora in UK, Guyana and Barbados

African Diaspora in United Kingdom, Guyana (South America) and Barbados (Caribbean).

Prof. Antumi Toasijé – African Diaspora in Colombia and Spain

Director, Politologist, Published Author, Teacher, Scholar, Historian, Pan-African Activist of Afro-Spaniard

Black Mexicans finally get respect and recognition from Mexico

Afro-Mexicans have been in the North American country since the 16th century but are now getting respect from the Mexican government which just created...

The International Diaspora Engagement Network Platform Is Launched

SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI (USA) (PRWEB) MAY 14, 2014 DiasporaEngager (http://www.DiasporaEngager.com) is pleased to announce the launch of the global diaspora platform that strategically connects diasporas with...
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Privileged: guilt and responsibility about race in America according to Kyle Korver, an NBA...

By Kyle Korver When the police break your teammate’s leg, you’d think it would wake you up a little.When they arrest him on a New...

US$ 60M urgently required for relief response to Cyclone Idai – Zimbabwe

05 April 2019, Harare – the Government, United Nations, donors and Non-Governmental Organisations convened today to launch a revised Humanitarian Flash Appeal to include...
Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager, the World's #1 International Diaspora Engagement Social Media Network Platform (www.DiasporaEngager.com), by Courtesy of Dr. Roland Holou. © All rights reserved.

Fellowship Programme for people of African descent

What is it? The Fellowship programme for people of African descent is a three-week intensive learning opportunity for people of African descent from the diaspora,...

Reparations in the Christian church

Buildings at Princeton University’s Princeton Theological Seminary are pictured in Princeton, N.J. Last year, the university released a report on the school’s role in...

5 things the African diaspora needs to do before investing back home – Billionaire...

I recently wrote about how the African Diaspora can help the continent achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Someone reached out to ask if...

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