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In honor of Lieutenant General Emmanuel Kwasi Kotoka, a member of the National Liberation Council, who died in 1967, the…

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Asafo flags: How the Fante of West Africa used its flags to export cultural identity

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Protests at Oklahoma high school after student hands out ‘White privilege cards’

Students at the Charles Page High School in Sand Springs, Oklahoma, staged a protest last Wednesday to register their displeasure…

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Family of man fatally shot by London police call for murder probe as no gun found on him

It has been established that a Black man, who was shot and killed by police in London following a car…

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Khaby Lame is the Highest Paid Black Content Creator Under 30

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DR Congo: Video shows footbridge collapse during ribbon cutting ceremony

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Iron Eben, the ceremonial sword that doesn’t cut but protects kings of Benin at public events

It’s a sword, but one that does not attack an enemy or find itself in physical battles. The Iron Eben,…

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Nigerian-Canadian artist builds ‘Black Ark’ to explore Canada’s role in the Trans-Atlantic slave trade

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