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How To Combat The Scourge Of Police Killings Of Unarmed Black People

How To Combat The Scourge Of Police Killings Of Unarmed Black People

How many more lives of unarmed Black men and women, tragically and senselessly killed by…

The Way Out Of Poverty

The Way Out Of Poverty

Today, virtually all the best places for Blacks are now in the old South, cities…

‘Racism, White Supremacy And Defiance’: A Brief History Of The Confederate Flag

‘Racism, White Supremacy And Defiance’: A Brief History Of The Confederate Flag

AFRICANGLOBE - For decades after the civil war, the rebel battle flag was mostly brought…

South Carolina Senate Approves Bill To Remove Confederate Flag

South Carolina Senate Approves Bill To Remove Confederate Flag

AFRICANGLOBE - The South Carolina Senate on Tuesday cast a final vote on a bill…

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Ethiopia Selected Winner Of World Best Tourist Destination For 2015

AFRICANGLOBE - Ethiopia is selected the winner of World Best Tourist Destination for 2015 and receiver of the Favorite Cultural Destination Distinction for 2015 by the General Assembly of the European Council on Tourism and Trade(ECTT).…

Ethiopia Selected Winner Of World Best Tourist Destination For 2015

Lesbian Raven-Symoné Explains Why She Doesn’t Consider Herself African-American

AFRICANGLOBE - Lesbian Raven-Symoné is setting the record straight on why she doesn’t want to be called African-American. Last year the Cosby Show and That So Raven alum nearly broke the internet when she sat with Oprah Winfrey for an interview on OWN’s Oprah: Where Are They Now? series and proclaimed she isn’t African-American…

Lesbian Raven-Symoné Explains Why She Doesn’t Consider Herself African-American

Prosperity Churches Warrant Taxation

AFRICANGLOBE - Recently Zimbabwe's Commissioner of Taxes made a ground-breaking statement. He said that religious organisations are going to be taxed. Zimra is now working on the legislative framework which will be ready by November. Some people screamed that the Government of Zimbabwe was getting desperate. That may be so. But is taxing churches a…

Prosperity Churches Warrant Taxation

Ras Gobana: A Heroic Story Of Ethnic Ethiopians

AFRICANGLOBE - Born in May 1821, Ras Gobana Dacche came from a family of warriors. When he was a child, half a century has already passed since the Yejju Oromo dynasty conquered and outmaneuvered its opponents in Gondar. His era was politically fragile and foreign interests on Ethiopian lands were also ripe. For example, during…

Ras Gobana: A Heroic Story Of Ethnic Ethiopians

Chinese TV Presents A Biography Of Haile Selassie

AFRICANGLOBE- Though he died almost four decades ago, Haile Selassie's legacy remains strong and valid. "Faces of Africa" sought to unearth the events and memories of the man who dared to confront The League of Nations, now UN, pleading for their support in conquering the Italians who were preparing to attack Ethiopia.…

Business

Bernie Sanders Makes A Point About Black Unemployment You Probably Haven’t Heard

Bernie Sanders Makes A Point About Black Unemployment You Probably Haven’t Heard

AFRICANGLOBE - According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Black youth unemployment in the United States was a staggering 24.8 percent in 2014, compared to 12.2 percent of their white counterparts. And more than half of recent Black college graduates…

Time For Africa To Stand On Its Feet

Time For Africa To Stand On Its Feet

AFRICANGLOBE - Zimbabwean Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa said it is time for Africa, with its…

Increasing Black Wealth And Economic Mobility

Increasing Black Wealth And Economic Mobility

AFRICANGLOBE - Wealth is crucial for mobility. A family with a house and some investments…

Will Putin Pay For $100 Billion South Africa Nuclear Plan?

Will Putin Pay For $100 Billion South Africa Nuclear Plan?

AFRICANGLOBE - Russia is seen by analysts as the frontrunner to win the right to…

Africa

Why Iran Wants To Help Beef Up Zimbabwe’s Military

Why Iran Wants To Help Beef Up Zimbabwe’s Military

AFRICANGLOBE - Iran has guns and expertise. Zimbabwe has uranium and diamonds. Both are targets…

Research On Bakoni Ruins Of South Africa Debunks Colonial Propaganda Of Primitivism

Research On Bakoni Ruins Of South Africa Debunks Colonial Propaganda Of Primitivism

AFRICANGLOBE - There are many Bakoni ruins around the modern town of Machadodorp in South…

Africa Cracking Down? Ivory Coast Bans Foreign Muslim Preachers, Freezes Construction Of New Mosques

Africa Cracking Down? Ivory Coast Bans Foreign Muslim Preachers, Freezes Construction Of New Mosques

AFRICANGLOBE - Ivory Coast banned foreign imams from preaching in mosques in the north bordering…

The Africa We Don’t Get To See: 50,000 Photos That Will Change The Way You See Africa

The Africa We Don’t Get To See: 50,000 Photos That Will Change The Way You See Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - Africans in their thousands are sharing beautiful images of their lives to fight media stereotypes using the hashtag #TheAfricaTheMediaNeverShowsYou. Yes, of course there is still challenges in Africa, but there’s also plenty of happiness, thriving, vibrant culture and…

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