We could work together to set a new agenda to restore the stolen pride and peace of Africa continent.
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on September 12, 2014 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
Cuba says will send 165 health workers to Sierra Leone in Ebola fight
GENEVA: Cuba will send 165 doctors and nurses to Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola outbreak, Cuba’s health minister and the World Health Organisation announced Friday.
“We will contribute with a brigade of 165 collaborators, consisting of 62 doctors and 103 nurses,” Cuban Health Minister Roberto...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 30, 2014 at 3:55 PM||comments (3)|
MasterCard Power Nigerian Identity Card Program
President Goodluck Jonathan Nigeria national identity card with a "Mastercard" logo amounts to commercialization of our national insignia;its reminiscent of the logos of transatlantic slave trading companies,pasted on the bodies of Africans while they set forth for a cruel and dangerous journey across the oceans...
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|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 27, 2014 at 1:25 AM||comments (2)|
Former South African President, Thabo Mbeki’ : The Relationship Between Africa And Its Ex-Colonizers Is Illegal
Charity begins at home, and Africans need to take the first bold steps to deal with problems affecting them instead of depending on the west. Former South African President, Thabo Mbeki’s message was met with a resounding applause at the 6th edition of Africities in Dakar, Se...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 24, 2014 at 6:10 PM||comments (0)|
Cop Fired For Killing A Dog, Paid Leave for Killing A Black Man.
According to sources, a cop from Hometown, Illinois was fired for shooting and killing a family dog. The incident happened in July of 2014, just a few weeks before Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, MO, despite being unarmed.
ABC 7 reported Apollo, a 14 month old German sheperd-pit bull mix was shot and killed by the...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 22, 2014 at 3:55 PM||comments (0)|
Lloyd Hall Inventor Of Food Preservation And Sterilization Revolutionized The Way Foods Were Processed.
In the course of his work, Hall publish more than 5 scientific papers and receive more than 100 patents.
Lloyd Hall was born on June 20, 1894 in Elgin, Illinois. He was an honor student while attending West Side High School in Aurora, Illinois and captained the school debate team while competing in baseball, fo...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 21, 2014 at 5:10 AM||comments (0)|
Four Dead Unarmed Men And The Police: What You Need to Know
Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Ezell Ford and John Crawford III all died after confrontations with police, and their deaths are still shrouded in mystery, even as the black community reels from the losses.
Eric Garner. John Crawford III. Michael Brown. Ezell Ford.
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|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 18, 2014 at 3:10 PM||comments (0)|
If They Gunned Me Down Shows How Black People Are Portrayed in Mainstream Media
The hashtag demonstrates that the narrative the media continues to portray regarding black people isn’t always truthful.BY: YESHA CALLAHAN
The vicious slaying of Mike Brown by Ferguson, Mo., police has once again shown that the narrative the media paints surrounding black people in America more often than not includes ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM||comments (0)|
House of Bondage. Photographer: Ernest Cole, South Africa . Ernest Cole was a black South African, born in Eersterust in Pretoria, in 1940
He left school when the Bantu Education Act was put into place in 1953, and instead completed his matric via correspondence. He started taking photographs at a very young age.
In 1958, Cole applied for a job with Drum magazine. Jürgen Schadeberg, the chief photograph...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 10, 2014 at 7:15 AM||comments (0)|
Opinion: Dear Africa, your Ebola salvation is not in America
Weep not, Africa. Weep not, Africans for your salvation is not in Washington DC, Europe or Asia. Rise and hold your leaders responsible.
Lately I have been bereft of sleep. No thanks to Ebola. I believe I’m not alone, it’s a panic that grips almost all of West Africa. The...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 8, 2014 at 3:05 PM||comments (0)|
AU head warns US about Africa
African Union commission chair, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, said that the United States of America will lose out if they don't take more interest in Africa peopl.
Dlamini-Zuma said it’s in the US’s best interests to know what is happening in Africa because “if they don’t come to the party eventually the party will happen without th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 4, 2014 at 6:45 PM||comments (0)|
African colonization helped spread HIV and AIDS more than a century ago, study says.
Although acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) didn't hit mainstream collective consciousness until the early 1980s, new research out of the University of Arizona in Tucson indicates that the most pervasive global strain of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) began spreading among humans between 1884 and 1924, a findin...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 3, 2014 at 5:20 AM||comments (0)|
Singling out the international “aid group” (NGO-CIA) Doctors Without Borders, one Guinean charged, “Wherever those people have passed, the communities have been hit by illness.”
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Ebola As West Africa faces its worst outbreak ever.One question: WHY IS THIS VIRUS ONLY ACTIVE IN AFRICA?
NEWS RELEASE FROM THE SAN FRANCISCO MEDICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION
AIDS and Ebola Viruses Were "Man-Made:"Expert Shocks National Radio Audience
San Francisco - AIDS and Ebola viruses did not originate from monkeys left alone in the wild - they were bioengineered in American laboratories. So says an i...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 26, 2014 at 5:20 PM||comments (0)|
In 2014, Harvard's Houghton Library confirmed a book in its collection, Des destinées de l'ame by Arsène Houssaye was bound in afrikans blood skin.
Anthropodermic bibliopegy is the practice of binding books in human skin. Though extremely uncommon in modern times, the technique dates back to at least the 17th century. The practice is inextricably connected with the practice of tanning human skin, often d...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 25, 2014 at 11:05 AM||comments (0)|
Mandela Speaking on Palestine
REFERENCES MADE BY NELSON MANDELA
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|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 25, 2014 at 10:55 AM||comments (0)|
Top 11 Companies That Surprisingly Collaborated With the Nazis
That's up to you. I'm just puttin' the information out here. Here are top 11 companies that you may not realize collaborated with the Nazis.
Kodak. During World War Two, Kodak's German branch used slave laborers from concentration camps. Several of their other European branches did heavy business with the Nazi government.
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|Posted by sjaugu on July 8, 2014 at 3:40 PM||comments (0)|
African history month is 24 - 7, constituting every day, week and month in the year. And each MONTH will have a different theme.
The theme for July 2014 is African Independence Month. To set the scenario, let us go back to the 17th century around the time African slaves were be...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 4, 2014 at 7:00 AM||comments (0)|
Dialogue or Civil War
With; US-support, a selfish leader sacrifices the whole country for his fame
By Wangüi Munyi - Vanselow
For more than a decade, one man has taken hostage a whole country. Sometimes he strangles it more sometimes less. Now the time has come again and the whole country stares at Raila Odinga like the rabbit at the snake. Meanwhile the Kenyan people begin to understand who supports him in the background.
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|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 4, 2014 at 4:00 AM||comments (3)|
Frederick Douglass' 4th of July Speech:
“What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?”
July 5, 1852 Rochester, New York *[See full text] ....Fellow Citizens: Pardon me, and allow me to ask, why am I called to speak here today? What have I or those I represent to do with your national independence? Are the great principles of political freedom and natural justice, embodied in that Declaration o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 3, 2014 at 2:30 PM||comments (0)|
MUGABE ORDERS WHITE FARMERS OFF OF LAND
Yesterday, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe told the remaining White landowners in his country to get out:
Speaking to farmers in Mhangura, a small mining town about 120 miles north of the capital Harare, Mr. Mugabe, said all remaining white farmers should leave .
“I have been given a list of 35 White farmers in Mashonaland West alone and in just a few district...Read Full Post »