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Hurricane Fiona Intensifies In Caribbean After Ravishing Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico

The catastrophic storm caused at least three deaths and widespread power outages.
09/21/2022

Bahamas Prime Minister Prompts Referendum To Remove Britain's King Charles III As Head Of State

PM Phillip Davis said it’s his country’s decision on who its head of state is.
09/16/2022

Protesters Take To London Streets Over Police Fatal Shooting Of Drill Rapper Chris Kaba

The performer with the British hip hop collective 67 was expecting his first child.
09/12/2022

In Wake Of Queen’s Death, Former Black Diaspora British Colonies Conflicted Over Monarchy’s Legacy

At the end of her 70-year reign, voices were demanding an apology for slavery and other historical atrocities at the hands of the crown.
09/12/2022

Kwasi Kwarteng Appointed As UK’s First Black Finance Minister

The British-born Ghanaian man will be tasked with helping fix the UK’s cost of living crisis.
09/09/2022

Barack and Michelle Obama Join World In Mourning Passing of Queen Elizabeth II

The former President and First Lady joined the world, including Black nations in the British Commonwealth in mourning
09/08/2022

Prince Charles Guest Edits Black UK Newspaper ‘The Voice’

He said he “was so touched” by the opportunity.
08/29/2022

Church Of England Appoints Racial Justice Director After Apologizing For Role In Transatlantic Slave Trade

Archbishop Justin Welby recently acknowledged that the church ‘actively supported and profited’ from slavery.
08/24/2022

Kenya Presidential Election Bitterly Splits Country, Spurs Protests Over Political Rivals

With the vote divided almost evenly, between William Ruto and Raila Odinga, the expectation is that the result will be taken to court.
08/16/2022

South African Black Business Ownership Falls Below 30 Percent

Black management control also dropped 5.4 percentage points.
08/01/2022

The Best of Both Worlds: My Journey to Gaining Dual Citizenship

Donicia Hodge explains the steps she has taken to obtain a second passport including some of the bumps she experienced along the way.
07/29/2022