Latest posts


Sudan Conflict: One Year Later International Community’s Response Remains Woefully Inadequate

One year since the conflict between the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) erupted in Sudan, the response from the international community has remained woefully inadequate even as the civilian death toll rises in the country, Amnesty International, Sudan Democracy First Group and NGO International Film Festival said Friday. “For one...

Congress: House Votes To Extend Government Spying Authority, Violating Privacy Rights Of Americans

By Free Press Action Photos: YouTube Screenshots WASHINGTON — On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to extend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Section 702 authority for two years. Prior to the vote, House members debated several amendments, including one designed to constrain the U.S. government’s ability to search for and review Americans’...

South Africa’s Zuma Wins Court Bid To Run In May Election

By All Africa\Radio France Internationale Photos: Wikimedia Commons A court in South Africa court has ruled that former president Jacob Zuma can stand in next month’s general elections, overturning a decision by electoral authorities to bar him over a criminal conviction. The electoral court on Tuesday overruled a decision by electoral authorities to bar the...


Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized communities. We have broken several major stories. We welcome news tips to [email protected] and [email protected]

We need your advertising support to produce strong journalism, especially during periods of economic instability, so please contact [email protected] for advertising rates and long term packages.

Support Black Star News

Donate To Support Anti-Corruption Journalism Support us