February 14, "Bundesvision Songcontest, Pro 7, 21:00

Hello Adrianne, How are you? Hope everything’s fine! I wanted to ask you if you’d be interested in publishing the SISTERS on national TV dates, I hope many sisters will join and vote for us! 7 Black german (ok, one suiss ) women are representing the largest of Germany’s states (called Northrhine Westfalia, it’s the …

Noah Sow – SISTERS – Bundesvision Song Contest

Here’s a message I got from Noah Sow: I’ll be in the German Bundesvision Songcontest(alternative contest to Grand Prix Eurovision, huge event on national TV) with SISTERS, a group of 7 Black Sisters from Germany! That’ll be a blast and a cool thing, which Germany hasn’t seen yet: Singers-ALLSTARS-SISTERS forming a group, singing in German …

A Look At Veye Tatah – A Plenary Moderator At The 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna

  Veye Tatah was a plenary moderator at the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna. She is a computer scientist, journalist and a co editor and chief of the Africa Positive magazine printed in Germany. Africa Positive is a German language magazine with a positive angle on the African continent. The project was founded …

A Look At Virginia Wangare-Greiner – A Workshop Facilitator At The 1st Black European Women’s Congress

Virginia Wangare-Greiner facilitated the second round of the “Political Participation” workshop at the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna. She is the founder of Maisha. Among her other duties, she leads a weekly Mother and Child Get together for young African women at Maisha. Maisha is a registered non-profit NGO for African Women in Germany. …

A Look At Abisara Machold – A Workshop Facilitator At The 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna

Abisara Machold led the second round of the “Identity and Empowerment” workshop at the 1st Black Women European’s Congress in Vienna. She did so with great enthusiasm, often injecting poetry that reflected a point that was raised, and ended by asking all of the participants to hold hands and, one-by-one, to state what the congress …

German Schools and Universities Don’t Teach Black History

Bill shared this with me from his friend J??rg Wolf’s blog, Atlantic Review: Every February, millions of Americans and Canadians celebrate Black History Month, sometimes referred to as African-American History Month or African Heritage Month. While the month-long series of events discusses oppression and prejudices against people of color, the main aim is to recognize …

German Artist Commemorates Black Holocaust Victim

More great information courtesy of Bill. The “Stolpersteine” project of German artist Gunter Demning has marked the houses of Jewish, gay, and Jehovah’s Witnesses victims throughout Germany. The first black victim will soon be honored in Berlin. Three Stolpersteine, or “stumbling blocks,” in Berlin mark the former residences of Nazi victims. For the first time, …

African Heritage Magazine in Germany

African Heritage Magazine is a remarkably glossy magazine published in Germany to offer an important window into the world of African immigrants in Western Europe, which has a huge population of middle class Africans. Produced in the highest tradition of journalism, African Heritage Magazine offers insightful stories with a generous splash of colourful photographs aesthetically …

This is an actual ad-campaign by UNICEF Germany!

dear all, This link was forwarded to our media-watch organisation by disturbed readers: http://www.unicef.de/4500.html This is an actual ad-campaign by UNICEF Germany! This campaign is “blackfacing” white children with mud to pose as “uneducated africans”. The headline translates “This Ad-campaign developped pro bono by the agency Jung von Matt/Alster shows four german kids who appeal …

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. …

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 …

Taking Care of Business in Germany Part 5 – Sharon Otoo – Limited To You

Sharon is helping people set up companies:“We are a team of young professionals, here to help you to establish a British limited company – so that you can access the advantages of trading with limited liability.” Find out how she and her team can help you.