Friday, May 29, 2020

Tag: African Diaspora

Built on the Principles of Sankofa, Birthright...

Inspired by a program offering trips to Israel for young Americans of Jewish descent, two Black women teamed up to launch a similar program...

Start-Up Answers the Call to Bring High-End...

You would be hard-pressed to find a luxury designer brand like Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren or Calvin Klein that caters to the African diasporic...

Pop-Up Market Helping Keep Black-Owned Businesses Viable...

"People! There are ONLY 2 MORE tables available for Saturday, June 24, and then this market will be sold out!" reads a recent Facebook...

CARICOM to Spend $12M to Revitalize Guyana...

The Rebirth of the African Village Movement The Caribbean Development Fund (CARICOM) recently announced that it will invest $12 million into the revitalization of villages founded...

Afro-Latinos Divided on their Racial Identity, More...

A Pew Research Center survey on Afro-Latinos in the U.S. is revealing, causing us to delve deeper into a complex case of racial and...

The Staggering Facts Behind Why Nearly Half...

Reports from the University of Illinois at Chicago's Great Cities Institute reveal 47 percent of Chicago's young Black men are unemployed and not in...

Largest Gathering of African Startups to Come...

“StartUp Maroc” will present the first “StartUp Africa Summit” on January 21-23, 2016, in Casablanca. The event will bring together entrepreneurs, investors, mentors, coaches and...

Mexico Officially Recognizes 1.38 Million Afro-Mexicans in...

In what is being hailed as a step forward for people of African descent, Mexico has for the first time recognized its Afro-Mexican population. ...

Group Economics Is the Key to the...

Facing Economic and Political Annihilation, Black America Has No Other Choice But to Seize Control of its Economic Destiny Economic Empowerment Group Urges Cooperative Economics...

Why Marcus Garvey’s Teachings Are as Important...

It is often said that those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. In the case of Black people, there are...

7 Reasons Why Many People in the...

Land of New Opportunity Unlike Silicon Valley, businesses in Ghana are very interested in adding Blacks who live in America with interest and talent in...

Yale University Determined To Help Strengthen African...

Yale has identified leadership development as a key focus of the Africa Initiative and a way in which it can contribute to Africa’s growth...

Barbados to Host African Diaspora Heritage Trail...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Barbados will host the 8th Annual African Diaspora Heritage Trail (ADHT) conference here next month. The September 17-19 conference, expected to...

Cultural Tourism in Cards for Barbados

Barbados is looking to cultural heritage tourism as it seeks to diversify its visitor attractions. Minister of Tourism and acting Prime Minister Richard Sealy...

France’s Black Community Reacts to Sarkozy’s Defeat

Today is France’s second day with a new president in power: socialist François Hollande won a narrow victory with 51.5 percent. RNW asked young...