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052218 Press Release — IBW Supports “Reparatory Justice” for Drug War Calls for Community Dialogue with Faith Leaders on the Issue

IBW Supports “Reparatory Justice” for Drug War

By | News & Current Affairs, Press Releases / Statements, Reparations, War on the “War on Drugs” Posts

New York, May 21 — The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) announced today that the organization supports initiatives in New York and around the country that seek to repair the devastating damages done to Black communities by the War on Drugs and racially biased criminal justice policies. As the struggle for drug and criminal justice policy reform intensifies in New York City and NY State among policy advocates…

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Dr Ron Daniels, President of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century

Dr. Ron Daniels to Retire as Distinguished Lecturer at York College/CUNY

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Press Release — April 30, 2018 Dr. Ron Daniels to Retire as Distinguished Lecturer at York College/CUNY Final Campus/Community Lecture Scheduled for May 17th    Dr. Ron Daniels, Distinguished Lecturer at York College, City University of New York, announced today that he is retiring from the position after a decade of service. He will deliver a Final Campus/Community Lecture May 17th at the York College Performing Arts Center. Timed…

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Pan-African Unity Dialogue in Solidarity with the People of Barbuda Efforts Underway to Prevent a “Land Grab” by Actor Robert DeNiro

Pan-African Unity Dialogue in Solidarity with the People of Barbuda #ShameOnYouDeNiro

By | Pan African Unity Dialogue (PAUD) Posts, Press Releases / Statements

Pan-African Unity Dialogue in Solidarity with the People of Barbuda Efforts Underway to Prevent a “Land Grab” by Actor Robert DeNiro March 16, 2018, Media Release — PDF version here. The Pan-African Unity Dialogue (PAUD), a regular forum of African diaspora organizations in the New York metro area, is expressing support and solidarity with the people of Barbuda as they struggle against a land grab being orchestrated by movie actor…

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Institute of the Black World 21st Century

IBW Condemns Trump’s Racist Attack on Haiti, African Nations

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The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) adds its outrage to the global condemnations of the vile and racist insults targeting African people across the world that recently spewed from foul-mouthed US President Donald Trump. Trump’s vulgar gutter language is yet another example of his true White Supremacist side with gross and blatant mischaracterizations of black countries in Africa and the Caribbean. As an organization with a long…

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Communiqué: The New Orleans Reparations Gathering

By | Events, NAARC Posts, Press Releases / Statements, Reparations

November 30 – December 2, 2017, the National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC) convened a major Reparations Gathering in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. A primary goal of the Gathering was to continue the process of creating greater public awareness about NAARC’s Preliminary 10 Point Program for Reparations for African Americans and to receive input, suggestions, recommendations on the Program from constituents from the area/region…

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