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The portrait of a woman who began life as a member of royalty in 18th century Madagascar, then became a slave, first in Africa and then in America where she lived to regain her freedom at the end of the Civil War will be part of an exhibit on the life and work of a Union County artist.
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There are three categories of schemers in Big Men , Rachel Boynton's illuminating documentary about the oil business in West Africa: businessmen, politicians and bandits.
9 hrs ago | SF Weekly
This St. Patrick's Day weekend, we encourage you to drink responsibly and practice moderation in the greenness of your attire.
13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Today, Dr. Kenneth Waxman announces the publication of his first book, "Ajak's Song," the narrative of a surgeon from Santa Barbara who travels deep into the bush of sub-Saharan Africa to discover many truths about himself and about the courageous people of the world's newest nation, South Sudan.
There is virtually no doubt that global warming exists. Aside from a few cranks and those heavily invested in the fossil fuel industry, the scientific consensus is that the Earth's climate is changing, and changing faster than ever before.
Dear Sen.Obama: Thanks for repudiating Gen. Wesley Clark's stupid comments regarding John McCain's military service and preparedness to be Commander in Chief.
In the desert expanse of Turkana, Africa, few things are important as afternoon tea.
Plandai Biotechnology, Inc. , a producer of highly bioavailable plant extracts for industries including health, wellness, nutraceutical, and pharmaceutical, announced today that it has acquired an additional eighteen percent ownership interest in Dunn Roman Holdings Africa Ltd, the South African holding and management company that operates the ... (more)
Speaking Monday at an annual conference on Africa sponsored by U.S. Sen. Chris Coons, Clinton said issues such as food insecurity, disease and resource management have to be confronted in order to improve the lives of Africans in a continent often torn by ethnic and tribal conflicts.
Cornered and confronted by his assassin, Ernesto "Che" Guevara challenged his killer to go ahead and shoot him, telling the man to go ahead and shoot because he was only killing a man not an idea.
South Africa has expelled a Burundi diplomat in connection with a raid on an exiled Rwandan general's Johannesburg home, according to a Burundian official.
THE United Kingdom was an interesting place to be in the 1970s and early 1980s. Britannia was changing in terms of demographics, with a flood of immigrants from Africa, Asia and the Caribbean.
Why did cruel Sally Bercow and the lying BBC ruin the last year of my father's life? Lord McAlpine's daughter breaks her silence on Twitter smears that shattered him On January 17, my father, Alistair McAlpine, died.
His aim is to give them a copy of their portrait and discover how their lives have changed since those days.