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Nana Yaa

IT Professional, Writer, Publisher, Entrepreneur.

WATCH: “10 Facts About The Arab Enslavement Of Black People Not Taught In Schools” – Atlanta Black Star (2016)

Shalom, everyone! The following is a video presentation from Atlanta Black Star called “10 Facts About The Arab Enslavement Of Black People Not Taught In Schools.” Much has been documented and taught about the Transatlantic Slave Trade conducted by European Christians. There is, however, another slave trade of Africans, […]

Timelines: Timeline of African Slavery in the Former French Empire, 1541 – 1960

Shalom, everyone! France was an active participant in the colonization, enslavement, and trafficking of Africans. France controlled one of the largest and longest lasting colonial empires in history. Even today, France maintains colonies in the Caribbean (Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint Martin and French Guiana). France still somewhat controls the political, […]

News: ANC President Ramaphosa Makes an Announcement on Land Expropriation – Aug 1 2018 – SABC Digital News

Shalom, everyone! The following is a video clip of the August 1, 2018 announcement by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, of his party the African National Congress’ (ANC) intent to pass a constitutional amendment allowing the South African government to implement land expropriation without compensation in the public interest, […]

Holiday Greetings: Happy August Mawnin’ from! #2018 #EmancipationDay wish all who remember and observe a happy “August Mawnin’“ (“August Morning”) or Emancipation Day 2018. The holiday commemorates the anniversary of the emancipation of slaves throughout the former British Empire on August 1, 1834. In the early morning of August 1, 1834, some slaves in Jamaica climbed the mountaintops to usher […]