Africans in Europe Protest the Libyan Slave Trade

Africans in Europe Protest the Libyan Slave Trade

By Reem Tolba

  Protests took place across Europe as thousands of demonstrators assembled in Stockholm holding signs that read, “Stop Slavery Now” and “Human Rights For All.”   The demonstrations festered throughout Brussels; however, protesters were detained as they marched through the city. Another gathering took place in Berlin as African communities joined forces outside the Libyan […]

Egyptian Diplomat Under Fire for Calling Africans ‘Dogs and Slaves’

Egyptian Diplomat Under Fire for Calling Africans ‘Dogs and Slaves’

  Proof that words can be as strong as weapons: An Egyptian diplomat is under fire for allegedly making racist remarks at the closing session of last week’s United Nations Environment Assembly meeting in Nairobi, Kenya. “During our consultation with Egypt, the head of the Egyptian delegation and current President of AMCEN [African Ministerial Conference on the […]