San Diego’s Refugee Community Mourns the Tragic Loss of Alfred Olango

By Chida Warren–Darby (The San Diego Voice and Viewpoint, NNPA Member) On Tuesday, September 27, thirty-eight year-old Alfred Olango was gunned down in El Cajon, Calif., after officers received a call for assistance from a woman who needed help with her brother, who suffered from Read More


War, Poverty, Repression: Why So Many Africans Risk Their Lives to Migrate

Pope Francis lamented the mass drowning of African boat people off the Italian island of Lampedusa on Thursday as “shameful” evidence of human indifference to those in despair. President Giorgio Napolitano of Italy, where tens of thousands of desperate migrants cast up on remote shores Read More