Milton Allimadi


Milton Allimadi publishes The Black Star News and BurkinaStyle He is also author of 'The Hearts of Darkness..' about the history of Western media demonization of Africa available from He is an adjunct professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY) in New York City in the Africana Studies Department. He is a graduate of The Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia and also has an MA and BA in Economics from Syracuse University. His journalism career started with an internship at The Journal of Commerce and later The Wall Street Journal. He was a freelance reported for The New York Times' metro news desk. He was an investigative news reporter for The City Sun and deputy managing editor. He co-founded The Black Star News in 1997 with seed money from Mrs. Camille and Bill Cosby.