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


21 truths and myths about the Transatlantic Slave Trade

By Candace McDuffie


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


A Tribute to Joe Madison: We know the Black Eagle can fly

By Dr. Ron Daniels


IBW to participate in Grenada’s 50th Anniversary Celebrations


Joe Madison, radio host and civil rights activist, dies at 74

By Trip Gabriel


Tribute to the Life and Legacy of Viola Plummer

Vantage Point — Host Dr. Ron Daniels is joined by the audience and special guests to share testimonials and reflections on the life and legacy of Viola Plummer.


Barbara Lee’s Antiwar Campaign for the Senate

By Emily Witt


Fact Check: Black people commit the most murders in America?

By Semmi W


California reparations backers applaud bills, even without big cash payouts

By Wendy Fry


California introduces first-in-nation slavery reparations package

By Lara Korte


Brazil wrangles with its legacy of slavery

By Eléonore Hughes


A big Black voter turn-out for Biden. A Brill Cream strategy won’t do it

Vantage Point Vignette by Dr. Ron Daniels


Uganda’s first Oscar-nominated film tells story of Bobi Wine persecution

By Sophie Neiman


Kenya court blocks police deployment to Haiti

By Ian Wafula


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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