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Myrlie Evers-Williams to Deliver Invocation at President Obama’s Inauguration Jan. 21

Myrlie Evers-Williams to Deliver Invocation at President Obama’s Inauguration Jan. 21

OBAMA SECOND INAUGURATION:  Myrlie Evers-Williams, widow of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers, will deliver the invocation at President Obama’s public swearing in January 21, 2013, the Washington Post reports. It is believed that it is the first time a woman and a layperson, rather than a clergy member has […]

Kenyan Domestic Workers Face Modern-Day Slavery in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Lebanon at Hands of ‘Employers’

Kenyan Domestic Workers Face Modern-Day Slavery in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Lebanon at Hands of ‘Employers’

Kenyan domestic workers face modern-day slavery in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Lebanon, some beaten and sexually assaulted by their ’employers.’ SUNDAY NATION:  “Cases from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Lebanon where there are about 4,000 Kenyan domestic workers fill Ms Kamau’s in-tray. A few additional cases are filed by drivers, Ms […]

by Janet Shan· · African News
Hyacinth Ford-Drysden Arrested for Trafficking More Than 17 Children from Jamaica to U.S.

Hyacinth Ford-Drysden Arrested for Trafficking More Than 17 Children from Jamaica to U.S.

Talk about history repeating itself as blacks sell other blacks into slavery.  Hyacinth Ford-Drysden is charged with allegedly trafficking more than 17 Jamaican children to the United States. Her case is being heard by the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court in Kingston, Jamaica. Investigators are working with U.S. officials to […]

by Janet Shan· · Caribbean News, Crime