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America’s Overtake Africa In U.N. Homicide Study

AFRICANGLOBE - For the first time, homicide in the Americas outranks the total number of homicides in all of Africa — despite the numerous ongoing crises in various African nations. The Americas have overtaken Africa as the region with the most murders in a single year, the UN said in a report.

Central America’s Indigenous Blacks Gain A Voice And Presence In Film

AFRICANGLOBE - The story of the African slave trade in the early Americas has been well memorialized in countless books, stage plays and films. Yet, there is one incident of this dehumanizing chapter in global history that isn’t as well known. There was actually a group of Africans brought to the Americas who refused to become slaves.