(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 […]
The Maryland SRDC Organization hosted the “Night of Nia” (Tuesday, December 30) at the week-long Kwanzaa Celebration sponsored by the Pan-Afrikan Liberation Movement (PLM). The event was held at the Maggie Quille Druid Heights Community Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Baba Ade Oba Tokunbo, founder of the Organization of All Afrikan Unity Black Panther Cadre and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 03 July 2011.
Sixth Region Diaspora Caucus wishes to thank all participants, speakers, organizations, naysayers and passersby for attending and eagerly taking part in the Jan. 30, 2010 Town Hall/Forum recently at White Rock Baptist Church, Harlem NY. The following is the full text delivered by Sis. Iman Uqdah Hameen as the Welcoming Statement. “ Many of you […]
Posted on 28 June 2011.
SRDC – Washington State & Nu Black Arts West Theatre SUMMER YOUTH EDUCATION PROGRAM Class Schedule Orientation: Monday June 27, 2011, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m Fridays: (Life Sciences) July 15th, 22nd, 29th August 5th and 12th 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Saturday Classes: (Economics, History, Literary Arts, Math) July 9th , 16th , 23rd , 30th […]
Posted on 26 June 2011.
African Nova Scotians in the Canadian Mosaic By Denise Allen African Nova Scotian Activist, SRDC Nova Scotia(Canada) Facilitator The primary purpose of this article is to inform the readers irrespective of their race, ethnicity, religion, geographical location, socio-economic class background and/or political ideology that African Nova Scotians have been in this Canadian province for centuries, […]
Posted on 14 June 2011.
International Organizer Dr. David Horne is interviewed by Dr. ChinziRA of PerAnkh, St. Croix, St. Thomas on PerAnkhLIVE. June 19, 2011 The following text is courtesy of PerAnkh. PerAnkhLIVE! SaAnkhtified Sundays highlights our ancient mission in contemporary times of “REHK DJESEK TEPI NEFER” a MdwNtr term meaning “Know Yourself for the Greatest/Highest Good.” Our invited […]
Posted on 09 June 2011.
SRDC Chapter formed in Jamaica, WI FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Six Region Diaspora Caucus Ocho Rios, St Mary, Jamaica Mr. Burchell James, Facilitator firstname.lastname@example.org The SRDC now has a chapter in Jamaica WI As a part of the initial organizing team for the Jamaica SRDC Diaspora and International Trade Conference, and on behalf of the newly […]
Posted on 05 June 2011.
ALL AFRICAN/AFRICAN LIBERATION DAY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST SRDC Washington State in collaboration with the Pacific Northwest Diaspora Community, celebrated African Liberation Day on Saturday, May 28, 2011. All African/African Liberation Day Celebration Report by Kamau Ron Taplin Representative, Washington State Chapter June, 2011 In Seattle, Washington, on a picturesque Saturday morning (May 28th), people […]
Posted on 05 June 2011.
The Politics of May–Redux by David L. Horne, Ph.D Interestingly, a controversy and confusion stills reigns within the Black community (and within other progressive circles) over the annual celebration of African Liberation Day and its connection to more than the anti-apartheid struggle and other forms of militant protest. I wrote an article during May, 2010, […]
Posted on 05 June 2011.
ABDIAS do NASCIMENTO: 1914-2011 Abdias do Nascimento, a Brazilian writer, painter, politician and scholar who was an outspoken civil rights leader on behalf of black Brazilians, has died in Rio de Janeiro. He was 97. Sources differ on the date of death, saying it was either May 23 or 24. The cause was complications of […]
Posted on 31 March 2011.
Libya: One Race Man’s Perspective The Politics of Saying Yes When You Should Say No Mar 24, 2011 David L. Horne, Ph.D. | Our World Contributing Columnist Practical Politics I was, am and will continue to be a great supporter of President Barack Obama. That support comes from his stature as the first African American […]
Posted on 30 March 2011.
Town Hall Meeting Updates… Town Hall Meeting UPDATED LIST Updated as of March 30, 2011 – Year 2010 marked the beginning of the ‘Decade of the African Diaspora.’ The Sixth Region Diaspora Caucus (SRDC) has committed itself for Year 2011 to accelerating its grassroots organizing efforts. The methodology of hosting town halls and caucus-elections has […]
Added on 07 September 2011