EDITOR’S NOTE: This article was originally posted on KUUMBAReport Online (http://kuumbareport.com). Africa Policy Forum on Famine Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 8:30 AM US Capitol Visitors Center Washington, DC Congress Member Karen Bass (Democrat from Southern California) holds regular Africa Policy Forum events during the Congressional Session. At […]
The Rhythm People Coalition of the Teaching Artist Institute (TAI) is announcing its 2017 NOMAD Tour, in which the work of the Rhythm People Coalition and TAI to promote […]
In the early morning hours of Sunday, March 26, 2017 (6257 according to the Calendar of our Ancient Afrikan Ancestors), one of the young bright lights of the Harriet Tubman City/Baltimore Community was suddenly extinguished. Brother Victorious Khan Swift, only 19 years of age, was shot near Reisterstown Road and Tioga Parkway as he was headed […]
EDITOR’S NOTE: This report was released from the African Union’s Economic, Social and Cultural Council (ECOSOCC), Citizens Directorate (firstname.lastname@example.org) on February 2, 2017 to briefly describe several decisions made at the recently-held 28th African Union Summit. Greeting to our dear African citizenry, Many of you have been following the updates of 28th Ordinary Session of the […]
BRINGING AWARENESS THROUGH SOCIAL, CULTURAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WITHIN THE BLACK COMMUNITY The 2017 National Summit of the Sixth Region Diaspora Caucus (SRDC) will be held at the Inn at Opryland in Nashville, Tennessee on October 20-21. The theme for the 2017 Summit is “SRDC of Tennessee: Bringing Awareness Through Social, Cultural and Economic Development Within […]
Posted on 26 October 2015.
This article originally appeared on the Website KUUMBAReport Online (http://kuumbareport.com). Reprinted with permission from the Website Administrator. The Africa Braintrust was held on Friday, September 18, the closing day of the 2015 Congressional Black Caucus week of meetings, addresses and panels. The annual Braintrust, sponsored by a variety of corporate and organizational donors and organized […]
Posted on 06 January 2015.
(This article originally appeared on the KUUMBAReport Web Site, http://kuumbareport.com.) Feed the Future, the current plan to combat hunger in Afrika, is being led by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). It is based on the concept that hunger is a yield problem to be solved by increasing Food Security (the establishment of a […]
Posted on 15 December 2014.
This piece originally appeared on the KUUMBAReport Online Web Site (http://kuumbareport.com) and was initially written as an email to two Elders who have often bemoaned the lack of unity that we as African people have demonstrated over these many generations since the Ma’afa (a Twi word meaning “great disaster”, used by Pan-Afrikan historians and activists to describe […]
Posted on 15 December 2014.
On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, the United Nations held a special event at UN Headquarters in New York City to officially launch the International Decade for People of African Descent. The ten-year observance, from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2024, has been billed by the UN as an opportunity to concentrate on issues of […]
Posted on 01 May 2013.
AFRICAN MORINGA: Moringa is the earth’s greatest source of nutrition, with more vitamins, minerals and phyto-nutrients than any other gift from nature and has great use medicinally as both preventative and treatment. “There is a Savior, a Savior that brings hope for a new life for people of Africa and the African Diaspora. From Johannesburg to Nairobi […]
Posted on 02 May 2012.
SRDC Practicing MA’AT in Organizing the African Diaspora By David L. Horne, Ph.D. Ma’at has been defined several ways, including, among other perceptions, as the unifying principle of ancient Kemetian religion and spirituality, symbol of truth and order, the antithesis of chaos and anarchy, the foundation of ethical civilization, and the personification of logos, universal […]
Posted on 01 May 2012.
Medicinal Africa! African healing herbs are age-old materia medica that have long been used to cure disease, promote health, attract wealth and communicate with the spirits. Africa is endowed with many plants that can be used for medicinal purposes to which they have taken full advantage. In fact, out of the approximated 6400 plant […]
Posted on 08 September 2011.
Precise Science Ruffmic & FreedomWriter joined forces to create a melodic journey through the minds and hearts of the Pan-Afrikan Collective Conscious. With the support and encouragement of master teachers, independent & major label artists, club & internet dj’s and all who have witnessed them perform – Precise Science has emerged as the definitive Hip-Hop […]
Posted on 08 September 2011.
Visit the Black Stax website Black Stax is the avant-garde of Seattle hip-hop that released their debut album Talking Buildings on June 1, 2010. Comprised of MCs Silas Blak and Jace ECAj and vocalist Felicia Loud, Black Stax creates an eclectic, urban sound. Black Stax makes creative, challenging and emotional music with an injection […]
Posted on 07 September 2011.
Guadeloupe Symposium Explores Stratégies for the Role of Réparations in Black World Development By: Al Washington, Executive Director Africa-USA Chamber of Commerce On 15, 16 July 2011 on the beautiful Caribbean island of Guadeloupe the International Committee of Black People (CIPN), the Roots Association (Association Racines) and the International Movement for Reparations (MIR) organized […]
Added on 07 September 2011