His rewards include, among others, his 33 years in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Medal of Freedom that he received from Present Obama in 2011. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015. www.cambridgescholars.com/global-safari, For more details about Dr. Zekeh Gbotokuma, his publications, or his organization, visit his official web site at www.zekehinc.com, Filed Under: World News Tagged With: Association of World Citizens International, Dr. Zekeh Gbotokuma, Global Studies.

Last year (2019), the free world joined the United States in commemorating the 400th anniversary of the “Landing Negroes at Jamestown from Dutch Man-of-War” (1619-2019) while dealing with persistent demands for reparations. It is “a comprehensive, action-oriented document that proposes concrete measures to combat racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance.”. Think your friends would be interested? The good news is that the Mueller Report, the Impeachment, the condemnation of President Trump for “racist comments directed at members of Congress” (H.RES.489), and the Coronavirus denial and chaotic handling have allowed the American people to see something.

Calling for solidarity and sympathy with all humans, this co-founder of the Negritude movement once declared, “Whenever a poor guy is lynched, and whenever a poor person is tortured, it is me who has been assassinated and humiliated” (Césaire, Et les chiens se taisaient). The free world is watching. As an African American and highly respected leader, the appearance with a face mask on BLM Plaza was of utmost importance for two reasons. Gamsa hamnida! , according to CDC. The Emancipation Proclamation of 1863 and Juneteenth of June 19, 1865 have been the USA’s most meaningful Mea Culpa […] Just last night, October 25th, 2020, our new cases confirmed shot up over 3,700. Offering African American news, entertainment, business, religion, sports, and community for the St. Louis region. Floyd’s death was the lynching, torture, and assassination of a poor guy. Share this story! These cookies do not store any personal information. This is the case because of the U.S. lion’s share of the Coronavirus confirmed cases (3.8 million+ cases and 141,000+ deaths as of July 20, 2020, according to Johns Hopkins University).

The internationalization of the curriculum must be consistent with the commitment to the international education as a rehearsal for cosmocitizenship and international competency. They did something. Nihao! Media Contact: Zekeh Gbotokuma 1.443.622.3033 257542@email4pr.com, Via Public Political News at https://PublicPoliticalNews.com | This Piece Originally Appeared in www.prnewswire.com. To this end, Dems need the Obamas’ support. The first event is the United Nations, International Decade of People of African Descent.

As the original Director of the Center for Global Studies at Morgan State University (MSU, 2000-2009), Dr. Gbotokuma traveled to Hubei University in Wuhan in July 2008.

I am referring, for example, to the Salma’s Bloody Sunday experience that almost killed him, to the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963.

More important, “WE THE PEOPLE” have the moral obligation and legal duty to say, do something about, and overcome the propensity to defend the indefensible. The Mueller Report is an open book of warnings about what happened and how to eventually prevent it from happening again. According to Prof. Kehinde Andrews of Birmingham University (UK), “The killing of George Floyd was the straw that broke the camel’s back with protests around the world capturing the anger at the death of yet another black person at the hands of the police, as well as the racial inequalities it exposed.”. According to Prof. Kehinde Andrews of Birmingham University (UK), “The killing of George Floyd was the straw that broke the camel’s back with protests around the world capturing the anger at the death of yet another black person at the hands of the police, as well as the racial inequalities it exposed.” The global dimension of the protests is apparent in multilingual signs reading, for example. Cosmoportism is also based on Dr. Gbotokuma’s understanding of university as a universal city or UniverCity. Some of us have been fortunate enough to learn from his exemplary life that is an open book. This resolution is, “A global call for concrete action for the total elimination of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance and the comprehensive implementation of and follow-up to the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action.” The second event with which Juneteenth 2020 coincides is the global outrage that has followed the brutal murder of George Floyd. See what Zekeh Gbotokuma (zekehgbotokuma) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. The Road to Restoration: Reclaiming Your Rights as a Once-Convicted Felon. After so many millennia or centuries of creating activities, the world is still far from being a better place to live for all. The Milwaukee Community Journal (MCJ) and the Weekend Edition are distributed at a number of community churches; as is the current issue of Healthy Start. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website. More important, “WE THE PEOPLE” have the moral obligation and legal duty to say, do something about, and overcome the propensity to defend the indefensible. Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. As the original Director of the Center for Global Studies at Morgan State University (MSU, 2000-2009), Dr. Gbotokuma traveled to Hubei University in Wuhan in July 2008. (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015), etc. Danke!

Founded in 1892 by John H. Murphy Sr., The AFRO is celebrating 128 years as the most trusted voice of news and information for the African American community.

First, African Americans represent. Buongiorno! It is morally and legally necessary to defend the integrity of the American democratic system, national security and sovereignty by denouncing and rejecting collusion. One of the best possible ways to honor John Lewis’ legacy and keep it alive during this election year is to emulate him by having the audacity to (be)come ‘good troublemakers.’ Emulating John Lewis is important because as President Obama stated upon presenting the Medal to him, “Generations from now, when parents teach their children what is meant by courage, the story of John Lewis will come to mind – an American who knew that change could not wait for some other person or some other time; whose life is a lesson in the fierce urgency of now.” To this end, it is necessary to keep defending every eligible American citizen’s right to vote and run for elective office without unnecessary barriers and discrimination based on ethnicity, gender, class, etc.

"I view the AFRO as our paper. May Congressman Lewis rest in peace, power, and in paradise. This event was organized in conjunction with the 67th United Nations DPI/NGO Conference on the theme, “WE THE PEOPLES: Together Finding Global Solutions for Global Problems,” New York, August 22 – 24, 2018. Thanks! Asanti!

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He did not give them any known deadline because he had not endowed them with the same uniquely divine attributes such as omnipotence, omniscience, omnipresence. #WHITE PRIVILEGE, IF YOU ARE NOT OUTRAGED, YOU ARE NOT PAYING ATTENTION. It is morally and legally necessary to defend the integrity of the American democratic system, national security and sovereignty by denouncing and rejecting, . Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. “Learning to Be Human,” “Finding Global Solutions for Global Problems,” public diplomacy, the success of the Paris Climate Accord and the UN Sustainable Development Goals require, among other things, enhanced global communication ability.

Unfortunately, this citizenship right has been under assault through conservatives and ‘Trumpublicans’ voter suppression mechanisms, including but not limited to the unjustified opposition to the vote by mail despite public health experts’ warnings that in-person voting will be a recipe for the Coronavirus spread and more deaths. America is part and parcel of this imperfect and perfectible world.

That is exactly what John Lewis urged his fellow Americans to do.to protect the integrity of our democracy and enjoy our right to vote. Through wisdom and patriotism, Dems should expose and learn from Trump’s self-inflicted wounds. These cookies do not store any personal information. Dr. Gbotokuma is available for speaking engagements on Cosmoportism. Like the Baltimore Uprising to protest against the police brutality that led to the death of Freddie Gray in 2015, this year’s protests are worldwide multiethnic and intersectional events demanding peace through racial justice not only in the U.S., but globally.