Catch up on the latest world news, investigations, and analysis told from a Black perspective.

Lilian Seenoi-Barr, Northern Ireland's first Black Mayor, is ready to lead despite backlash over her historic appointment.

A Haitian Gang leader who is accused of destabilizing the country says oligarchs are to blame for Haiti’s unrest.

Aliko Dangote's wealth primarily stems from his conglomerate.


Meet Jimmy “Barbecue” Chérizier.


Ramadan will be difficult for Palestinians in Gaza or people in other war zones – what do the holy month's fasts mean for those who might be already not have anything to eat?


Radio is thriving across Africa. Exact figures are difficult to come by because audience research differs across countries.


Ferguson organizer Tory Russell was there.


The potential impacts underscore the scope of the International Court of Justice’s power.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

As the Israel-Gaza conflict escalates, the Movement for Black Lives is addressing the spiraling humanitarian crisis: “For the Black liberation movement to succeed, the Palestinian freedom struggle must survive.”

Travis King has been "expelled" from North Korea more than two months after the U.S. soldier defected from South Korea, but there are still more questions than answers.


The West African nation Niger is under military rule following a coup in which President Mohamed Bazoum was overthrown