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African American Voting During Reconstruction History Com Graphic

Voter Suppression and Right-wing Threats Fail to Keep Millions Away from the Polls

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Many prepare for inevitable conflict over national elections outcome beginning on November 3 Efforts aimed at thwarting the fundamental bourgeois democratic rights of the majority...

President Akufo-Addo to tour Oti Region from Wednesday

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, would Wednesday begin a two-day tour of the Oti Region. He would proceed after a day's tour of the...
Locals wear face masks as a preventive measure against coronavirus, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, April 20, 2020. Tanzanian health authorities on Monday announced 84 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in three days, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 254 from 170 reported on Friday last week. (Xinhua)

Africa Battles COVID-19 Pandemic Effectively

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Western media astonished at the successful efforts to contain virus on the continent During the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic there was much concern...
Dpic Study Cover On Enduring Injustice

Racism and the Death Penalty

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New study links mass incarceration, lethal police force and capital punishment Christopher Vialva, 40, was executed by the United States government on September 24 in...
Breonna Taylor Demonstration After Grand Jury Decision

Widespread Condemnation in Kentucky Grand Jury Cover-up of Breonna Taylor Police Killing

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Release of grand jury transcripts may provide insights into deliberate whitewash in the execution of African American emergency medical technician A grand jury in Louisville,...
Burundi And Drc Demands Reparations From Imperialist States Of Belgium And Germany

Reparations Demand Expanding Among African People Worldwide

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Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo are issuing calls for damages rendered during European imperialist occupation joining efforts already underway across the continent...
Southern African Development Community (SADC)

Zimbabwe Ruling Party Says There is No Crisis in the Country

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Neighboring South African ANC delegation visits Harare for high-level talks on attempts to destabilize the SADC region Over the last two decades the western imperialist...
FARIDPUR, July 20, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Aerial photo shows flood-affected houses in Faridpur, Bangladesh, July 19, 2020. Floods triggered by heavy seasonal rains and onrush of water from hills have worsened again in parts of Bangladesh, including central Faridpur district, some 101 kilometers away from the capital Dhaka. (Xinhua)

10 killed in rain-triggered incidents in Pakistan’s Punjab

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Rain-triggered incidents of roof and wall collapse claimed 10 lives on Friday in Chakwal district of Pakistan's eastern Punjab province, rescue officials said. ...
Africa Women's Sports Summit

FIFA Secretary General, Kurt Okraku and others for Africa Women’s Sports Summit on Wednesday

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FIFA Secretary General, Fatma Samoura has been announced as Special Guest Speaker for the 2020 edition of the Africa Women's Sports Summit. The event, which...
Mali Coup Was Stated By Mutinous Soldiers On April Nyt Photo

Instability in Mali Caused by Imperialist Foreign Policy

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Military mutiny results in the detention of president, prime minister and other officials A mutiny by lower-ranking military officers on August 18 in the West...
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Botswana keeps its eye on SMEs safety amid pandemic

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Botswana is paying particular attention to the safety of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) amid the COVID-19 pandemic to guarantee their survival, an official...
GUANGZHOU, March 21, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on March 21, 2020 shows packed medical supplies at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province. Medical supplies donated to African countries by Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation were packed and ready for shipping. The supplies, which include masks, testing kits, protective suits and other materials, will be transported to Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, to aid the anti-coronavirus fight in Africa. (Xinhua/Tian Jianchuan)

COVID-19 cases in Nigeria exceed 50,000

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The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has exceeded 50,000, with 593 new cases reported by local health authorities late Wednesday. ...
People search for survivors at the site of a landslide in the Sichuan province of China on Saturday [Reuters]

Death toll rises to 5 in SW China landslide

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All five missing people have been found dead following a landslide in southwest China's Yunnan Province, local authorities said Thursday. The landslide,...
Detroit Demolition Program Expropriated Federal Funding Designed To Assist Residents Wxyz Photo

Cities Need Bailouts Not More Usurious Bond Schemes

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Detroit and other municipalities will be further impoverished as political leaders seek to impose austerity On August 14, the final abandoned home was demolished with...
Noah Lyles of the United States celebrates winning the Men’s 200 Metres final during day five of 17th IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 on October 01, 2019 in Doha, Qatar. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Lyles wins sprint double, Brazier takes 600m at Szekesfehervar event

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World champion Noah Lyles stormed to both the 100m and 200m victories in Wednesday's Gyulai Memorial while world 800m champion Donavan Brazier took the...
Members of the medical assistance team from the Peking Union Medical College Hospital take care of a COVID-19 patient. Pan Songgang/China Population Newspaper

Tunisia reports 113 new COVID-19 cases

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Tunisia on Wednesday reported 113 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 2,427. A total...
Photo taken on March 17, 2020 shows a closed travel agency in downtown Tunis, Tunisia.

COVID-19 test results required for entering Tunisia

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All passengers must present a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test to enter Tunisia, said Tunisia's acting Minister of Health Mohamed Habib Kechaou on Wednesday. ...
Black Panther Members Protest Gun Control At The California State Capitol On May

Black People Arming to Confront Racial Violence

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High profile police and vigilante killings of African Americans is prompting mass action along with the formation of gun clubs Since the May 25 police...
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Skybet Championship Playoff: Brentford To Play Andre Ayew’s Swansea City On Wednesday

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Brentford will host Swansea City at the Griffin Park on Wednesday in the second league encounter of the Skybt Championship playoff. Swansea pipped Brentford by...
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms And Georgia Gov Brian Kemp

Racial Politics in Georgia and the Presidential Elections

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Governor Brian Kemp files suit against Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms over COVID-19 mitigation efforts A contested gubernatorial election in 2018 involving Republican Secretary of...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks down 1.00 percent Wednesday

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British stocks decreased on Wednesday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 1.00 percent, or 62.63 points, to close at 6,207.10 points. ...
African Women In Tanzania Wash Hands During Covid Pandemic

COVID-19 Cases in Africa Rising Sharply

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Infections now surpass a half million while the United States formally breaks with the World Health Organization (WHO) Concerns are mounting across the African continent...
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YEA Package For National Sportsmen And Women To Be Signed On Wednesday

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The proposed financial support for athletes and coaches will be signed soon. According to the president of Ghana Olympic Committee GOC, Ben Nunoo Mensah the...
George Floyd S Brother Addresses The Un Human Rights Council On June

United Nations Human Rights Council Holds Session on Racism in the United States

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In the aftermath of demonstrations across the country and abroad, the international body wants to assist in the eradication of discrimination and oppression “We beseech...
Atlanta Wendy S Turned Into Memorial For Rayshard Brooks Gunned Down By White Cop

Ballots, Bullets and the African American Struggle in Georgia

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Continuing problems with voter suppression and the brutal execution of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta highlights racism and national oppression in the contemporary South “This is...
New York City Police Aggressively Attack Demonstrators

Defunding and Dismantling the Police Being Fiercely Debated in the United States

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Amid the national unrest law-enforcement has been documented committing further acts of misconduct and brutality Since the videotaped violent murder of African American George Floyd...
Australian Reporter Attacked By Us Federal Police

13 Killed and 9,300 Arrested as United States Attempts to Halt National Unrest

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More than 20,000 National Guard deployed in 29 states along with thousands more local, federal and military troops cannot quell the anger of African...
Protesters gather at the scene where George Floyd, an unarmed Black man, was pinned down by a police officer kneeling on his neck before later dying in hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the US [Eric Miller/Reuters]

Outrage Mounts Over Racist Police and Vigilante Killings

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African Americans continue to be systematically profiled and executed by law-enforcement agencies and bigoted whites creating a volatile situation across the United States Four Minneapolis...
African Americans And The Coronavirus In Detroit

Detroit on the Frontline in Battle to End COVID-19 Pandemic

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Majority African American and working class city at the center of the outbreak More than 2,000 people working in the healthcare industry have reportedly tested...
Nashville mass demonstration in April 1960 led by Diane Nash and John Lewis

Mass Student Movement in the United States Began Six Decades Ago

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1960 marked the initiation of the sit-in movement demanding an end to legalized segregation On February 1, 1960, four African American students from North Carolina...