Angriff auf die Initiative in Gedenken an Oury Jalloh

Angriff auf die Initiative in Gedenken an Oury Jalloh

In der Nacht zum Montag, den 14. Mai, wurden mehrere Geb??ude und Mahnmale in Dessau mit Hakenkreuzen und SS-Runen bespr??ht, unter anderem das Telecaf?? ??? Treffpunkt der Initiative in Gedenken an Oury Jalloh in Dessau ??? in der Friedrich-Naumann-Stra??e und eine Gedenkstelle, die an die Deportation der Dessauer Juden und die Zerst??rung der Synagoge erinnert. …

Corporate Counsel Women of Color

Corporate Counsel Women of Color

This group is having a networking event in Paris this July! Corporate Counsel Women of Color (SM) is a 501 (c ) (3) not-for-profit organization of women attorneys of color who serve as general counsel, assistant general counsel, corporate counsel, in-house legal counsel, and in other capacities for Fortune 1000 companies, Forbes 2000 companies, not-for-profit …

My beloved Uncle – Bryant George, longtime civil rights champion, dies of heart failure

My beloved Uncle – Bryant George, longtime civil rights champion, dies of heart failure

???Bryant had a foot in so many different worlds,??? said the Rev. Clifton Kirkpatrick, the stated clerk of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)???s General Assembly. ???He was a leader in the civil rights movement. He was a leader in international affairs. He was a leader in the Ford Foundation, but was always first and foremost a …

Rama Yade, une jeune etoile montante dans l’equipe de Sarkozy

Rama Yade, une jeune etoile montante dans l’equipe de Sarkozy

Femme, jeune et noire: 30 ans, la secretaire nationale de l’UMP charge de la francophonie Rama Yade est l’une des figures montantes de l’equipe de campagne de Nicolas Sarkozy, charg??e de porter haut les couleurs de la diversite. Beau visage et grande allure, la jeune femme d’originie senegalaise, diplome de Sciences-Po et administratrice au Senat, …

Time Out London’s guide to Slave trade abolition commemoration events

Time Out London’s guide to Slave trade abolition commemoration events

London was the place where the movement to abolish slavery took root and this Sunday March 25 marks the 200th anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery Bill, passed on March 25 1807, forbidding the trade throughout the British Empire. While the country gears up to commemorate the bicentenary of this historic legislation, here’s a lowdown …

Black International Film Festival in Berlin Opens This Week

Black International Film Festival in Berlin Opens This Week

Thursday, May 36pm/18.00 OPENING CEREMONY Prof. Donald Muldrow GriffithCo-Founder/Producer/Director:Fountainhead?? Tanz Theatre / Black International Cinema Berlin / The Collegium – Forum & Television Program Berlin / Cultural Zephyr e.V. Harry LouiserreManaging Director: Classic In Black Del Fionn SykesSoprano Oumar DialloDirector: Afrika-Haus Berlin Michelle OwensSoprano Prof. Dr. Akin EubaComposer, Music Scholar Khadija Tarjan McKinney GriffithStudent: John …

May Day – Black Women and Labor Unions

May Day – Black Women and Labor Unions

Pittsburgher Maida Springer-Kemp began her involvement in labor by working in a garment factory in 1932 during the Depression. Springer-Kemp joined the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union in 1933 where she met A. Philip Randolph, an African-American labor and civil rights leader, who became her lifelong mentor and friend. Read more about Maida here.