Thousands of Haitian Migrants Set to be Deported from Texas Border

Del Rio, Texas, has declared a state of emergency as thousands of mostly Haitian migrants camp underneath the city’s International Bridge. Throughout the previous week, roughly 15,000 migrants arrived at the border of Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, and Del Rio, waiting to seek asylum in the United States. Hundreds have attempted to wade through the Rio…

Haitian and African Migrants Stranded in Mexico

If you’ve been following the news, then you know that immigration reform is a trending topic that’s global at this point. President Donald Trump made it clear that he’s against amnesty for illegal immigrants, and that border security needs to be stricter. Well, I came across some disturbing news, by way of African Esq., and…

Afro-Mexicans

One of the things I’ve learned from my continued research on African people is that we’re all over the planet, and we’ve made a lasting impact everywhere we’ve landed. Many of our contributions, whether that be labor or culture, tends to be overlooked or exploited. And Blacks, globally, are still dealing with discrimination, poverty, lack…