Why you should be talking about famine in Africa

Towards the end of February famine was declared in South Sudan and Somalia largely

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caused by war, economic collapse and government policies. We must recognize the

policies that cause famine, shift them and then fight for policies that can create prosperity for all.

At the Black Alliance for Just Immigration (BAJI) we have been slowly building a home for Pan-Africanist organizing that allows space to liberate the African diaspora through advocacy and organizing the community around social, political and economic issues. We realize that the issues that Black people face are rooted in white supremacy – not just in the U.S., but globally as well. READ MORE