Cassandra Steen – Soul Singer in Germany

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hmaLbPiYcB0[/youtube] Cassandra Steen was born in Ostfildern-Ruit near Stuttgart, Germany in 1980. At the age of 17 the singer gained first prominence when she was featured on the song “Wenn der Vorhang fällt” off of the 1997 album Quadratur des Kreises by Freundeskreis, with whom she toured through Germany, Austria and Switzerland for a few …

Young, Black European Entrpreneur?

Management Seminar: 3 – 4 April, 2009 “Entrepreneurship: Youth Banking and Financial Services” 3 – 4 April, 2009 Bonn – Germany Access to responsible credit for young entrepreneurs is essential for start-up companies and for the economies. Credit is necessary for start-up companies to smoothen out fluctuations in income, manage increases in expenditure, and to …

Are the 151 million native Spanish speaking Blacks getting recognition from the Spanish government?

Hat tip: The Blacklist From the Federación Panafricanista The Partido Popular (PP) is preparing a non-legislative proposal (PNL) with the intention that Spain “is solidarity and recognize the rights of blacks in history,” the spokesman explained yesterday Foreign PP, Gustavo de Arístegui. With the proposal, seeking a formula to recognize the historical grievances of black …

Gina Yashere wants to make you laugh

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87iIrLFmxBs[/youtube] Gina Yashere is a comedian of Nigerian descent living in the United Kingdom. She was born in Finsbury Park, London, England. Yashere was a finalist in the prestigious Hackney Empire New Act of the Year competition in 1996. She continues to actively perform live stand-up comedy to the present, appearing on such shows as …

Social Media Bio – Why Every Professional Black Woman in Europe Needs One

If you haven’t already, you should “Google” yourself to see what comes up. What ever is out there in cyberspace may preceed your next job interview or client meeting. It is your personal responsibility to manage your online reputation. See what’s out there. Don’t like what you see? Create a Social Media Bio. You can …

Summer School on Black Europe

(last year’s participants) Summer School on Black Europe Exploring Dimensions of Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations June 14th-25th, 2009 Nederlandse versie, klik hier For additional information over this course, please contact Amy Abdou a.abdou@ninsee.nl Download the Application Form Deadline for Applications is April 1st, 2009. Course Description The Summer School on Black Europe is an …

Taking Care of Business in Switzerland 4– Kunbi Korostensky – Embracing Changes

Knubi, a sister in Switzerland, provides professional coaching services: Face any life changes courageously and learn to ease into allowing things to unfold with joy! We offer you the opportunity to master your change by working with our Spiritual Life Change Coaching to smoothly transition your changes and transform your life with clarity and sense …

We Are One – Celebrating the Presidency of Barack Obama

OK, I am back in Stockholm and ready to share my Inauguration experience with you. I was fortunate enough to get tickets for the We Are One concert at the Lincoln Memorial on 18 January 2008. Half a million people like me turned out for the concert to watch celebrities from all walks of life …

Obama Inauguration Event in Vienna

Celebrating Obama’s Inaugural Act in the European Year of innovation and creativity 2009. _* President elect BARACK OBAMA’S INAUGURATION act On the 20th of January 2009. * *Following the Historical victory of President elect Barack Obama Various NGOs and Black communities based in Austria are coming together to celebrate change in the spirit of Obama.We …