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The Secret of the Seven Sisters – Special series

The Secret of the Seven Sisters – Special series – Al Jazeera English via <a On August 28, 1928, in the Scottish highlands, began the secret story of oil. Three men had an appointment at Achnacarry Castle – a Dutchman, … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon show off their mom dance moves on ‘Late Night’

Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon show off their mom dance moves on \’Late Night\’ – The Clicker via Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon show off their mom dance moves on \'Late Night\' – The Clicker.

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Hero 4-year-old pulls little sister from wreckage after car crash kills their mother

via Hero 4-year-old pulls little sister from wreckage after car crash kills their mother – U.S. News. A 4-year-old girl in Washington state pulled her little sister from the wreckage of a car crash that killed their mother, then kept … Continue reading

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allAfrica.com: Africa: Of Myth and Man – the Legacy of Bob Marley

via allAfrica.com: Africa: Of Myth and Man – the Legacy of Bob Marley. The voice of Bob Marley is needed now more than ever. His lyrics may well have given inspiration and solace to as many as did Martin Luther … Continue reading

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How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

via How Europe Underdeveloped Africa. Rodney’s classic study of the impact of European capitalism on the continent of Africa continues to provoke, inspire, and educate – it resonates more than ever before. Angela Davis, University of California, Santa Cruz

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Destra Garcia at the BBC

Destra Garcia at the BBC Play in either Real OR Windows Media players   It was a truly Caribbean jam at The Coronet in south London when soca star Destra Garcia and her band rolled into the UK. The singer … Continue reading

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Mekatilili wa Menza: She Feared No Man

  Kenya: She Feared No Man   Nairobi — Every year, around August 9, the Giriama people go on a pilgrimage to Sabaki River to commemorate the life of their great heroine, Mekatilili wa Menza. Were she alive today, she … Continue reading

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