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Graphic Footage Shows Homeless Man Milton Hall Being Shot 46 Times By Police

Graphic Footage Shows Homeless Man Milton Hall Being Shot 46 Times By Police

AFRICANGLOBE - Graphic footage has emerged showing a homeless man being shot and killed by…

Ferguson: Black Cities White Governments

Ferguson: Black Cities White Governments

AFRICANGLOBE - A recent study found that while non-Whites make up 37.2 percent of the…

Young White College Grads Are Pushing Blacks Out Of Cities

Young White College Grads Are Pushing Blacks Out Of Cities

AFRICANGLOBE - How do we make sense of the fact that America’s most progressive cities,…

Halloween Display On Military Base Depicts Black Family Hanging From Tree

Halloween Display On Military Base Depicts Black Family Hanging From Tree

AFRICANGLOBE - A Halloween display depicting what appears to be a Black family hanging from…

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The Desert In Africa That Is Covered In Flowers

AFRICANGLOBE - Once a year in South Africa's outback, vast stretches of land suddenly transform into vibrantly colored fields full of exotic flowers. A spring phenomenon that blankets the usually dry region, visitors travel from across the world to view these spectacular landscapes.…

The Desert In Africa That Is Covered In Flowers

Did Akon Really Perform In A Plastic Bubble To Avoid Getting Ebola?

AFRICANGLOBE - Ebola scaremongering knows no bounds, first there were reports of the virus creating "zombies", and now Akon has allegedly crowd-surfed in a bubble during a concert in Africa "to avoid contracting it".…

Did Akon Really Perform In A Plastic Bubble To Avoid Getting Ebola?

The U.S. And Global Wars: Empire Or Vampire?

AFRICANGLOBE - The notion that the US is building an empire, by engaging in wars to exploit and plunder countries’ markets, resources and labor, defies the realities of the past two decades. US wars have not resulted in the expansion of markets, greater control and exploitation of resources or the ability to exploit cheap labor.…

The U.S. And Global Wars: Empire Or Vampire?

Oscar Micheaux: An Early African American Filmmaker

AFRICANGLOBE - The long history of African American film is almost a national secret. Oscar Micheaux has been the most astonishing early independent Black filmmaker, renown for his great contributions to a film genre that was termed race films. He has wrote, directed, produced and distributed forty-four films between 1918 and 1948. Twenty-four of these…

Oscar Micheaux: An Early African American Filmmaker

Murder On A Sunday Morning

AFRICANGLOBE - A documentary about the trial of a Black American teenager accused of robbing and murdering an elderly White tourist at a Florida hotel. The film follows the teen's defense team as they build a case that shows ineptitude and prejudice on the part of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. …

Business

The Next Shirt You Buy May Be ‘Made In Ethiopia.’ Here’s Why

The Next Shirt You Buy May Be ‘Made In Ethiopia.’ Here’s Why

AFRICANGLOBE - Huajian Shoes and Akya Tekstil, two of the world's largest apparel-makers, are planning multibillion-dollar "apparel-cities" in Ethiopia fit for up to 60,000 workers and 50 different manufacturers each.…

How To Start A Small Business

How To Start A Small Business

AFRICANGLOBE - Deciding to start a business can be one of the most exhilarating decisions…

Millions Of Hectares Of Land In Africa ‘Grabbed’

Millions Of Hectares Of Land In Africa ‘Grabbed’

AFRICANGLOBE - Over 55 million hectares of land in Africa have been “grabbed” since 2000,…

Mali Looks To $9.5bn Rail Projects For Economic Diversification

Mali Looks To $9.5bn Rail Projects For Economic Diversification

AFRICANGLOBE - Mali is looking to its $9.5 billion worth railway projects to help open…

Africa

Don’t Let Them Use Ebola To Dehumanize Africans

Don’t Let Them Use Ebola To Dehumanize Africans

AFRICANGLOBE - Overnight it seems that all the naïve and evil preconceptions about Africa have…

Burkina Faso: Protesters March On Presidency After Burning Parliament

Burkina Faso: Protesters March On Presidency After Burning Parliament

AFRICANGLOBE - Thousands of protesters marched on Burkina Faso's presidential palace after burning the parliament…

40,000 Kenyans Accuse Britain Of Abuse And Torture In Second Mau Mau Lawsuit

40,000 Kenyans Accuse Britain Of Abuse And Torture In Second Mau Mau Lawsuit

AFRICANGLOBE - Over 41,000 Kenyans have filed a lawsuit against the British government for compensation,…

Burkina Faso: Dictator Blaise Compaore Declares State Of Emergency

Burkina Faso: Dictator Blaise Compaore Declares State Of Emergency

AFRICANGLOBE - Burkina Faso's dictator and puppet of France Blaise Compaore has imposed a state of emergency after massive protests at his bid to extend his 27-year dictatorship. The government and parliament have been dissolved, and an overnight curfew has…

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