Salaam Kamara

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Mohr

<b>Mohr</b> ist eine deutschsprachige Bezeichnung für Menschen mit dunkler Hautfarbe. Historisch (alt- und mittelhochdeutsch) bezeichnete es zunächst …

Muhammad Ali And Malcolm X: A Broken Friendship, An Enduring Legacy

The night Cassius Clay beat Sonny Liston, the reigning heavyweight champion, crowds had squeezed into the venue, expecting to watch Liston beat the stuffing out of the young braggart. The odds were 7-to-1 in Liston's favor. The air was filled with testosterone and cigar smoke. Few people noticed …

Boxing

Brazil's 'Black Lives Matter' struggle — even deadlier

The police committed more than 1 in every 6 of Rio de Janeiro's homicides between 2010 and 2013.<p>And 4 out of 5 of those who are slain overall were under 29 years old — and of African descent.<p>These startling figures come from an analysis of official homicide data by Amnesty International. The …

10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Travel

Truly understanding and appreciating a new culture can take months or even years. Most of us don't have that luxury. Those for whom a few days to a week is about the best that can be hoped for have to figure out how to get the most out of limited time when traveling. Making a checklist of museums …

Smethwick in the 1964 general election

The constituency of Smethwick in the West Midlands of England gained national media coverage at the 1964 general election, when Peter Griffiths of …

These are the racially charged e-mails that got 3 Ferguson police and court officials fired

City officials in Ferguson, Mo., on Thursday evening released the full, unredacted content of racially charged and religiously insensitive e-mails sent by the city’s former court clerk as well as two former supervisors in the police department.<p>The e-mails, released to The Washington Post in …

Christianity on course to be minority religion in UK

Global study predicts one in nine Britons will be Muslim by 2050 but UK set to become one of the least religious countries in the world overall<p>Christians will be a minority in the UK by the middle of this century amid surging growth in atheism and Islam, an authoritative new study charting the …

From the archive, 9 March 1965: Danger of another battle in Selma

<b>Washington, March 8</b><p>A dangerous situation has now developed in Selma, Alabama. There was bloodshed yesterday, and there is likely to be more tomorrow. The Rev. Dr Martin Luther King has announced his intention of leading the Negro “Freedom March” tomorrow from Selma to Montgomery, the State …

Rights & Freedoms

Blacks in Biblical Antiquity | Resources

The view of Africa that has evolved in recent centuries has little or no historical integrity inasmuch as it reflects Eurocentric interpretations of …

Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr., an American clergyman and civil rights leader, was shot at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968. He was …

Malcolm X

This article is about the person. For other uses, see Malcolm X (disambiguation).<p>"Malik Shabazz" redirects here. For other people of that name, see …

Dred Scott v. Sandford

<i>Dred Scott v. Sandford</i>, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 393 (1857), also known as the <b>Dred Scott case</b>, was a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court on …

LG G Flex 2 Is The World's Fastest Phone, Annihilates Samsung's Note 4 and Apple's iPhone 6

On Wednesday I picked up my review sample of the LG G Flex 2. This is the second time I’ve used the phone, the first was at a pre-brief meeting in Las Vegas for CES. My initial reaction to the phone was “wow”. The reason for that was because I had used the original G Flex, and really liked it, …

Toshiba Chromebook 2 Review: Say Goodbye To Your Laptop

<i>TL:DR: From the simple, humbling, endeavour of browsing the internet to serious day-to-day use, the Chromebook 2 represents excellent value for money.</i><p>Round 2. Toshiba is having a second crack at the whip with the Toshiba Chromebook 2, but can it solve the problems of Chromebook past?<p>Toshiba’s …

FORBES Best Video Games Of 2014

Video games are as diverse an entertainment medium as any I can think of. In 2014, competitive collectible card games that you can play on your tablet competed against racing games with classic Nintendo characters like Mario and Luigi. Action games and first-person shooters compete against …

“No civilization would tolerate what America has done”

Institutional racism. Rampant income inequality. A broken justice system. America may never be a great society<p>It seems police can get away with anything: choking men who have surrendered; shooting unarmed teens; knocking pregnant women to the ground. While the issues involving race, civil rights …

Ian Fleming conceived character as white and Scottish, says right-wing commentator, adding: ‘I know it’s racist to point this out’<p>US commentator Rush Limbaugh has said Idris Elba should not be able to play James Bond because he is black.<p>Responding to rumours that the London-born actor is being …

Azealia Banks Vs Iggy Azalea: 'Privileged white people shouldn’t steal hip-hop'

Two of hip-hop's biggest female stars have come to public blows over race. Reni Eddo-Lodge explains why this hip-hop battle is so much bigger than these two women<p>Three years ago, rapper Azealia Banks had a viral hit with <i>212</i>, and this year she finally came out with her debut album. But she’s also …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Selma review – handsome civil rights drama with topical resonance

Just as it dramatises Martin Luther King’s momentous marches to the Alabama town of the title, so this stately civil rights movie begins its own march into the awards season with a spring in its step. Unimpeachably important, ambitious in its scope and handsomely presented, it has all the hallmarks …

Real Madrid lose Christian cross from club crest to appease Abu Dhabi bank

Real Madrid remove Christian cross from logo to appease Muslim sensibilities and seal lucrative 'strategic alliance' with Abu Dhabi bank<p>Real Madrid have removed the cross from their club crest as part of a lucrative three-year deal with the National Bank of Abu Dhabi.<p>It is believed the European …

Soccer

The evangelicals who believe they can raise the dead

Last year, a documentary showed a Christian 'Dead Raising Team' apparently using the power of prayer to bring the dead back to life. Did it win them any converts?<p><b>The most gripping sequence in</b> Dead Raisers, a 2013 documentary <b>film</b> following a gang of evangelicals Christians who say they can raise the …

University of London

18 Photos of People Awestruck by the Beauty of Nature

Nature has a way of making our problems feel small and insignificant, an incredible view can change our whole perspective on life. While in Moab, Utah for a March photo shoot adventure, photographer Jerry Patterson captured a shot of the Milky Way through the arches of beautiful sandstone …

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

10 Things to Note in the Trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron

The first trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron wasn’t expected to debut until one of the commercial breaks of next Tuesday’s episode of Agents of …

City of Houston demands pastors turn over sermons

The city of Houston has issued subpoenas demanding a group of pastors turn over any sermons dealing with homosexuality, gender identity or Annise Parker, the city’s first openly lesbian mayor. And those ministers who fail to comply could be held in contempt of court.<p>“The city’s subpoena of sermons …

Prof Brian Cox: 'There’s a naivety in saying there is no God’

Professor Brian Cox talks about religion, alien life and the Reithian ideals behind his new TV series<p>Once he was a scientist who used to be a rockstar, now he’s a rockstar scientist. So successful have his TV programmes become that Professor Brian Cox is more in the limelight now than he ever was …

Manchester

The Ongoing Stigma of Interracial Dating

An actress’ arrest just sheds light on common challenges interracial couples face.<p>While many are outraged at the detainment of <i>Django Unchained</i> …

Reconquista

For other uses, see Reconquista (disambiguation).<p>Reconquista<p>Covadonga<br>• Roncevaux Pass<br>• Burbia River<br>• Lutos<br>• las Babias<br>• Río Quirós<br>• Río …