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1. On Sunday July 14th at 2:00 PM CEMOTAP will show the award winning film, "Mugabe Villain or Hero" at...

Members of Caribbean American Pride all decked out and ready to march in NYC Pride Parade

The always flamboyantly festive NYC Pride Parade was especially exuberant...

 

Actor-activist and champion of human rights globally Harry Belafonte, a recipient of the Harlem Renaissance Award presented by Abyssinian Development Corporation shown with...

On Saturday June 22, 2013 at 2:00 PMCEMOTAP INVITES YOU TO A LECTURE, SLIDE SHOW AND BOOK PRESENTATION-
"Images of the African Child, Past, Present, at Home 
and Abroad:...

[The Left Forum]

"Chinua Achebe. His Life. His Legacy.
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Friends: This year we remember the poet, novelist, professor and...

[Election 2013: Speaking Truth To Power]

As New York City residents await Judge Shira A. Scheindlin’s decision in the Floyd v. City of New York case, especially in the...

[A Big Tribute To Jitu Weusi]

The death of Jitu Weusi on May 22, 2013 of liver cancer represents a great loss to the community and to the scholarship on the history,...

Dear Daniel Beekman:

Organizer! Activist! Institution Builder! Anti-Semite? Nah!

Your tiny May 23rd article in The Daily News probably befitting your style, described Jitu...

[Op-Ed: Commentary]

Editor's Note  milton@blackstarnews.com: The following Op-Ed article was written by a...

[Farewell Jitu Weusi]

A baobab has indeed fallen. Let the village drums continue to spread the sad news.

May Baba Jitu Weusi rest in perfect peace in...

[JITU WEUSI]

K-A-R-I-B-U-N-I

The SITTING will be held at "For My Sweet" on Saturday afternoon, May 25, at 1103 Fulton Street at Claver...

[Community Announcements] 

1. Brother Jitu Weusi joined the ancestors on Wednesday at 4:30 PM. Funeral arrangements not yet finalized. 

2. 
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Jitu Weusi. Photo credit: corenyc.org

[Passings]

Jitu Weusi, one of the founders of the Black United...

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