Africa is not poor, we are stealing its wealth | Al Jazeera If African countries are to benefit from foreign investment, they must be allowed to - even helped to - legally regulate that investment and the corporations that often bring it.

If African countries are to benefit from foreign investment, they must be allowed to – even helped to – legally regulate that investment and the corporations that often bring it.

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Welcoming a Black Female Composer Into the Canon. Finally. | The New York Times “Florence Price is a representation in music of what it means to be a black artist living within a white canon and trying to work within the classical realm...”

“Florence Price is a representation in music of what it means to be a black artist living within a white canon and trying to work within the classical realm…”

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CUNY’s John Jay College of Criminal Justice Debuts Online Archive on Slavery in New York | Good Black News The John Jay College of Criminal Justice, part of the City University of New York, has announced the establishment of the New York Slavery Records Index, an online archive of slavery records from 1525 until the end of the Civil War.

The John Jay College of Criminal Justice, part of the City University of New York, has announced the establishment of the New York Slavery Records Index, an online archive of slavery records from 1525 until the end of the Civil War.

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Heroes: Black Philadelphia Icons | Philadelphia Magazine Six deeply personal essays by Philadelphia African-American writers about figures in the city’s history who deserve much wider acclaim — not to mention statues — in our hometown.

Six deeply personal essays by Philadelphia African-American writers about figures in the city’s history who deserve much wider acclaim — not to mention statues — in our hometown.
Read more at http://www.phillymag.com/news/2018/02/10/philadelphia-black-icons/#x97H11LH6TgeMScT.99

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