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Illegal Immigration Hurts Black Americans The Most

AFRICANGLOBE - Black Americans vote for Democrats by obsequious margins—often in excess of 90 percent. And yet Black Americans are hurt most by the Democrats’ illegal immigration policy. In short: mass immigration, legal and illegal, disproportionately hurts Black Americans because they are the ones most likely to compete directly with immigrants for work.

Is The FBI Underreporting The Surge In Hate Crimes?

AFRICANGLOBE - The FBI has released it’s 2017 hate crimes statistics which revealed a 17 percent increase in incidents since 2016. In 2017 there were 8,493 victims and 6,307 known offenders. By comparison there were 7,509 victims and 5,727 known offenders in 2016, according to the data.

Will Obama Regret Not Doing More For Black Americans?

AFRICANGLOBE - Walk into a Black family function, make yourself a plate of food and then yell, “Obama hasn’t done anything for black people!” Watch how quickly your plate is snatched. You’ll be attacked from all angles, called every name and probably thrown out face-first. Black people have been the ultimate Obama apologists. The last eight years have been a constant string of excuses for what he hasn’t done.

Thug Cops Caught Bragging About Targeting Black Drivers In Racist Facebook...

AFRICANGLOBE - Two Georgia sheriffs lost their jobs after it was discovered that the pair of them regularly exchanged racist and sexist Facebook messages – which revealed that they specifically targeted Black drivers at traffic stops. “I have a dream. That one day my people will not act like animals,” posted Deputy Brant Gaither of the McIntosh County Sheriff’s Department. Deputy Jeremy Owens replied with “Lol. That’ll never happen.”

Reverse Migration: Black Americans Are Moving Down South

AFRICANGLOBE - In the 1960s, the South was a place African Americans fled, seeking better jobs and better lives in the North in what was known as the Great Migration. But in recent years that flow has switched and led to what's become known as the Great Reverse Migration, with large numbers of African-Americans moving South again.

Abortion: The Number One Killer Of Black Americans

AFRICANGLOBE - Since Roe v. Wade, more unborn, innocent African Americans have been killed from abortion than the combined deaths from police brutality, crime, AIDS and Cancer combined. Where are our rallies, protests, marches and vigils for the innocent unborn African American children who cannot fight for themselves? And while it seems far too easy for our people to make excuses for killing unborn children by saying “that’s their business“, “that’s between the woman and God” or even “it’s the woman’s body so it’s her choice“, a closer look at these excuses (and others) shows human irresponsibility, denial and the devaluing of human life at it’s very worse. So let’s tackle some of these weak excuses to see just how weak they are.

Nielsen: Black Americans Upending Stereotypes In Education, Income, Media And More

AFRICANGLOBE - At 45.7 million strong [1], the nation’s Black population grew at 17.7% from 2000 to 2014 — 35% faster than the total population and double the 8.2% growth rate of the White population.

Here’s Proof That Black Lives Matter Protests Are Working

AFRICANGLOBE - If the purpose of protest is to move the needle of public opinion on a particular issue, the Black Lives Matter movement can be considered a success so far, according to a new Washington Post poll. If the poll’s numbers are accurate, many more Americans are concerned about black rights than were a year ago, before Ferguson.

How The Legacy Of Slavery Affects The Mental Health Of Black...

AFRICANGLOBE - On July 22, in announcing the federal indictment of Charleston killer Dylann Roof, Attorney General Loretta Lynch commented that the expression of forgiveness offered by the victims' families is “an incredible lesson and message for us all.” Forgiveness and grace are, indeed, hallmarks of the Black Church. But what about the psychic toll that these acts of forgiveness exact?

Exposed: Federal Spy Agencies Target Black Lives Protesters

AFRICANGLOBE - According to exclusive reporting from The Intercept published Friday afternoon, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has been monitoring and collecting data on the two-year-old movement since protests against racism and police brutality erupted in Ferguson, Missouri last summer.

Increasing Black Wealth And Economic Mobility

AFRICANGLOBE - Wealth is crucial for mobility. A family with a house and some investments can give its children a good start in life, a boost up the ladder, as it were, and eventually pass their property, real and financial, onto those children. Most White families are able in this way to help their children to eventually surpass them in income and wealth. With Black families it is another story.

Black Americans Now See Race Relations As Nation’s Biggest Problem

AFRICANGLOBE - After a year that saw national attention on long-simmering tensions between Black communities and police officers, 2014 closed with more Americans — both Black and white — ranking race relations as the most pressing problem facing the nation.

Business Exchange: Are Blacks Really Moving Up?

AFRICANGLOBE - Too many Blacks refuse to admit that much of the Black/white wealth gap has to do with our own actions. A major reason for Black America’s economic failure is its inability to recycle its money within its communities. Though we comprise 13 percent of the American population, Blacks own less than 7 percent of the nation’s businesses.

The Police Tactic That Targets Black Americans For Simply Existing

AFRICANGLOBE - In a city in which Black people make up roughly 20 percent of the population, 59 percent of those detained for trespassing under this policy were Black. Perhaps even more telling is the fact that African-Americans are more than twice as likely as whites to be arrested, rather than simply ticketed

Black Americans Murdered By Police In 2014 Outnumbered Those Who Died...

AFRICANGLOBE - More Black Americans were killed by police in 2014 than were killed in the World Trade Center attacks of September 11, 2001. Here’s how we know that. According to the Centers for Disease Control, there were 215 Black victims of the 9/11 attacks (136 men, 79 women).

New ‘Daily Show’ Host A Black Man Who Spent His Career...

AFRICANGLOBE - Back in 2012, Noah made his first American appearance, on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” Then Noah joked that Black people are misidentified as African Americans. “They’re not African, but we’ll play along,” he said, adding, “Many of them really try to connect with Africa, you know? Some of them have these African names. They’ll be like, ‘Yeah, yeah, that’s my girl Wanda, yeah, yeah. Yeah that’s right, that’s Dashiqua, or dat’s Taniqua.”