Appointments announced to New York Reparations Commission

Dr. Ron Daniels, President of IBW21 and Convener of NAARC named amongst the appointees


The (Identity) Politics of Reparations

By Trevor Smith


Forging our future with our past: Reclaiming our history and humanity in struggle

By Dr. Maulana Karenga


San Francisco apologizes to Black residents for decades of racist policies

By Janie Har


No God but Greed: Slavery and Indifference

By Jan Lundius


Democratic governors holding the line to protect Black history and books

By Gerren Keith Gaynor


The MAGA enemies list is growing, and so are the odds that you're on it

By Svante Myrick


The teaching of Black history faces growing restraints

By Cheyanne M. Daniels


‘Highway to horror’: 14 wrecked slavers’ ships are identified in Bahamas

By Dalya Alberge


Eric Gairy was not a champion of Grenada’s independence.

By Lennie Fleary


21 truths and myths about the Transatlantic Slave Trade

By Candace McDuffie


Fulton County Reparations Task Force moves forward

By DorMiya Vance


After inheriting ancestral land, these Black families are defying the odds to keep it

By Patrice Gaines


Haiti: Public note on the evolution of the country’s crisis from the BSA


The right to protest is in peril at the Supreme Court

By Matt Ford


New report on state of Black Americans presents a sobering look at American inequality

By Daniel Johnson


“It was like sitting at the right hand of God”- Remembering the Other Bob Marley

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson


Caribbean Community stands next to Cuba


Remembering Whitney Young

Vantage Point — Host Dr. Ron Daniels is joined by Dr. Marica Y. Cantarellam and Marc Morial.


The real problem: Biden's age and memory? Or America's political amnesia?

A Vantage Point Vignette by Dr. Ron Daniels


W.E.B. Du Bois, Haiti, and US Imperialism

By Crystal Eddins


Bobi Wine reflects on the impact of Oscar-nominated documentary

By Brande Victorian


‘Bob Marley: One Love’ Review

Kingsley Ben-Adir and Lashana Lynch enliven a stunted biopic. By Lovia Gyarkye


Haitian PM calls for calm as violent protests demand his resignation


IBW to participate in Grenada’s 50th Anniversary Celebrations


The Cost of Inheritance

Directed by Yoruba Richen, "The Cost of Inheritance" is a documentary that explores the complex issue of reparations in the United States.


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State of the Black World Conference V

SOBWCV held April 19 – 23, 2023 at the Baltimore Convention Center and the Hilton Inner Harbor Hotel in Baltimore, MD. Theme: Global Africans Rising – Empowerment, Reparations and Healing.

*We are closing online registration Tuesday April 18, 2023 at 12 Noon ET. In-person registration will be available at full price April 19-23, 2023
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