Latest News for: African tribal


Members of Mattaponi, Pamunkey Indian tribes allege racism, sexism in tribal leadership

The Roanoke Times 26 Nov 2021
Gloria Custalow, a resident of the Mattaponi reservation, accused the tribe chief Mark Custalow, her second cousin, of leading a tribal council that bars women from voting or joining council leadership ... Having a partially African American lineage can still bar members from tribal membership today, Anderson said.

New omicron variant stokes world fears, triggers travel bans

Missoulian 26 Nov 2021
As with other variants, some infected people display no symptoms, South African experts said ... Film shot entirely in Blackfoot language, on tribal land to premiere Missoula woman held on $10M bail for allegedly killing her children Missoula woman sentenced for 2019 fatal stabbing Bill Speltz.

Let us never forget: The South African Constitution is written in blood

Mail Guardian South Africa 21 Nov 2021
From this class emerged the founders of the ANC, launched in 1912, as a platform to unite all African people, across tribal identities — in fact, the establishment of the ANC marked the negation of tribal identities and the forging of a new Black, nationalist identity.

Cameroonian observers urge tolerance to combat tribalism

Anadolu Agency 17 Nov 2021
Cameroonians outlined their views on tolerance to fight tribalism on the eve of International Day of Tolerance that is observed Nov ... In this Central African country, composed of more than two hundred tribes, a law on tribalism and hate speech adopted in 2019 commits the government to develop regulations against such actions and rhetoric in public.

Spencer's Marcia Bunger appointed as administrator of USDA’s Risk Management Agency

The Daily Republic 16 Nov 2021
One of the Biden administration’s priorities, according to Bunger, is identifying historically underserved populations — such as African American communities in the southeastern United States and tribal communities in South Dakota — so they can learn more about RMA’s programs to incorporate them into their farms.

The evolving African philosophy of law overshadowed by western principles

B & FT Online 16 Nov 2021
... in 1876 which finally established the British system of adjudication, African law in Africa was declared foreign law for the convenience of a colonial administration that found the administration of justice cumbersome by reason of the vast variations in local and tribal customs.

The Lion King 'took me where I'd never been before'

RTE 16 Nov 2021
Stephenson Ardern-Sodje will play Simba in the upcoming run of Disney’s The Lion King at Dublin’s Bord Gais Energy Theatre ... . Yeah ... It has a Shakespearian background to it, but obviously transplanted through to the African Savannah ... They’re a mixture of catchy, western pop music, and traditional, soul-stirring, African tribal music.

Victoria Miningham Provides Event Hosts Exclusive Access to Top Entertainment with Victoria Opera House

The Salamanca Press 16 Nov 2021
... NY street art with an interactive marching band, flower crown workshops to the sounds of ancient instruments, African rhythm tribal dancers, custom ballet choreography, dance classes with Broadway stars, and live jazz music featuring a-list musicians from popular Netflix shows.


The Knoxville Focus 15 Nov 2021
My African tribes are much farther north. They were among the at least 100 tribal groups taken to America where they were broken up, sold and dispersed with loss of language and cultural identity ... Even if you go to one city – like Knoxville – it’s hard to see any tribal similarity ... I have 10 distinct DNA strains and am only 50% West African.

Save YSU programs that drive student creativity

The Vindicator 14 Nov 2021
DEAR EDITOR. ... I ask the YSU board, “What are your intentions?” Can racism be an underlying unconscious motive? The black community has an abundance of talent right here to include gospel voices, jazz and soul, breakdance, history of African and Island art to include all tribal dance and ritual, and Haitian painting ... Va. Why kill it here? ... .

The man who freed Nelson Mandela: They won the Nobel Peace Prize for ending apartheid ...

The Daily Mail 12 Nov 2021
The South African economy, hobbled by sanctions, was in deep trouble ... To most white South Africans, this was a shocking prospect ... He opposed black trade union rights, even the rights of black South Africans to have permanent residence outside their supposed ‘tribal homelands’, which many blacks had never actually visited.

“The First Black Movie Star,” Nina Mae McKinney, Gets a Film Retrospective in New York

The Hollywood Reporter 10 Nov 2021
Show additional share options ... 10 to Nov ... She also was cast as an African tribal chieftess opposite the great Paul Robeson in 1935’s Sanders of the River (Nov ... production that angered him because it portrayed Africans as savage, and she headlined several “race movies,” films produced outside the studio system for Black audiences ... ....

Vann sees ‘insufficient unity’ in support of tribal Freedmen

The Norman Transcript 08 Nov 2021
There has been a resistance to accept persons of African ancestry as having tribal rights and history — in part because the media often had whites portraying Indians on TV or movies, and documentaries about the Trail of Tears or other historical events did not show any persons of African ancestry.

Biden gets his infrastructure win and an education on a new Washington

CNN 07 Nov 2021
RELATED. What's in the bill ... Read More ... "I know we're divided ... That tour will include visits to "red states, blue states, big cities, small towns, rural areas, Tribal communities and more," as well as national and regional broadcast and print interviews targeted to African American and Spanish-language media outlets, the official said ... We delivered." ... .

Trace launches new show 'CODE'

Independent online (SA) 06 Nov 2021
Trace is launching “CODE”, a show dedicated to Afro-urban trends and talents ... In other news, South African DJ Da Capo has collaborated with Gallo Remixed to produce an African original remix of ’Imbizo’ by legendary Maskandi artist Phuzekhemisi. The song is a blend of African indigenous music, combined with tribal ancestral vocal elements and drums ... .