Ada Sipuel case Articles

Ada Sipuel case

Separate But Equal Doctrine Is Basically Unsound and Unrealistic

Thurgood Marshall. Donald Murray, and Charles H. Houston

NAACP & the Ada Sipuel Case

In the 1930’s. Charles Hamilton Houston, special counsel for the NAACP, instituted a strategy for challenging segregation in education through the courts. These major cases in the years before 1951, paved the way for Brown v. Board Read the rest

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In the Name of God and Freedom Articles

In the Name of God and Freedom

If you follow what happened over the last three summers in Kashmir, for

example, when tens of thousands of unarmed people faced down Indian security

forces with as much courage and determination as the people of Egypt, Tunisia,

Syria and Yemen, you can’t help but wonder why the Western media

switches on the lights to cover some uprisings, and … Read the rest

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A Befitting Monument for Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu Africa

A Befitting Monument for Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu

by Dr. S. Okechukwu Mezu

“Would Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe have seceded from Nigeria and declared Biafra’s Independence if he were in control of the situation. The answer is definitely NO. Would Dr. Azikiwe have worked out an accommodation under the Aburi Accord that projected a Confederation. The answer is definitely YES.  General Ojukwu is General Ojukwu and Zik of Africa Read the rest

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Libya and the Brutality of Nations Africa

Libya and the Brutality of Nations

To control the revolution, they armed the opposition. They scrambled a coalition to dislodge

Gadhafi. They brought out the dossier of dirt they had on him all along, thereby creating

a narrative that demonized Gadhafi so much so as to bag him a hanging in the courts

of public opinion. But this guy has been their partner in crime all … Read the rest

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Mbakwe or M I Okpara who was better Governor? Africa

Mbakwe or M I Okpara who was better Governor?

This is a brief attempt to answer the question below from Igboville:

[” Facebook Group – IGBOVILLE QUESTION”
Please help me out here. A young friend of mine asked me who is the greatest governor of Igbo origin. Am torn between Chief Samuel Iheonunaka Mbakwe and Sir Michael Okpara. What do you think? Please give reasons for your position.Read the rest

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THE LOUD DRUMS OF CIVIL WAR ARE SOUNDING IN NIGERIA: No Six Year Term for President and Governors Africa

THE LOUD DRUMS OF CIVIL WAR ARE SOUNDING IN NIGERIA: No Six Year Term for President and Governors

The proposed bill from President Goodluck Jonathan for a Six Year term for Governors and the President (whether motivated by selfish reasons or not) is a totally unnecessary distraction and a disingenuous misplacement of priorities.

A new macabre dance of death has commenced in the Nigerian nation as nationals of one ethnic group rise up against another and sometimes against

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Black Baltimore Table Articles

Black Baltimore Table

Black Baltimore Table

Links to Articles on People and Events

Overview

Blacks have had a major presence in the city of Baltimore since its founding in the early 1700s. They made their numbers relevant during the Revolutionary War. The British offered freedom to escaped slaves. Thus Blacks fought on both sides of this war and remained in the city afterwards.… Read the rest

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Libya Needs Dialogue: Yoweri Museveni Africa

Libya Needs Dialogue: Yoweri Museveni

Most of the countries that have transitioned from Third World to First World status since 1945 have had independent-minded leaders: South Korea (Park Chung-hee), Singapore (Lee Kuan Yew), China People’s Republic (Mao Tse Tung, Chou Enlai, Deng Xiaoping, Marshal Yang Shangkun, Li Peng, Jiang Zemin,

Hu Jing Tao, etc), Malaysia (Dr. Mahthir Mohamad), Brazil (Lula Da Silva), Iran (the Ayatollahs), … Read the rest

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