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Black ThenBack Story: Jackie Robinson Was Not The First Man To Integrated Major League Baseball - Black Then

Black ThenBack Story: Jackie Robinson Was Not The First Man To Integrated Major League Baseball – Black Then

Jackie Robinson was not the first to break the “color barrier” in baseball.In fact, the day that Jackie Robinson is ...
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Namibia pulls down statue of German colonial officer | News | Al Jazeera

Namibia pulls down statue of German colonial officer | News | Al Jazeera

A colonial-era statue of a German official was removed from the Namibian capital Windhoek on Wednesday, following pressure from local ...
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How Croatia were held to a goalless draw by Morocco | Qatar World Cup 2022 | Al Jazeera

How Croatia were held to a goalless draw by Morocco | Qatar World Cup 2022 | Al Jazeera

Croatia’s World Cup campaign got off to a stuttering start with a 0-0 draw against a battling Morocco.This content was originally ...
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Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea is at a three-decade low

Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea is at a three-decade low

The threat hasn’t fully disappeared.Photo: Pius Utomi Ekpei (Getty Images)Six months since the UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution ...
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Virginia police say multiple dead in Walmart store shooting | Gun Violence News | Al Jazeera

Virginia police say multiple dead in Walmart store shooting | Gun Violence News | Al Jazeera

Several people have been killed and others injured in a shooting at a Walmart store in Chesapeake, Virginia, according to ...
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Farming While Black | Rooted Farmers Blog

Farming While Black | Rooted Farmers Blog

" According to African American philosopher and civil rights leader Howard Thurman, your task is not to 'ask what the ...
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US: Georgia’s top court reinstates six-week abortion ban

US: Georgia’s top court reinstates six-week abortion ban

The Supreme Court in the US state of Georgia has reinstated the state’s ban on abortions after roughly six weeks ...
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Collaborative advances Black health and welfare – MSR News Online

Collaborative advances Black health and welfare – MSR News Online

Gun violence has become a top public health issue in the Black community, and Black women are stepping up to ...
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Black Social Media Could Make All The Difference In Seeking Justice For Shanquella Robinson

Black Social Media Could Make All The Difference In Seeking Justice For Shanquella Robinson

Source: Twitter / TwitterWhen it comes to the tragic and mysterious death of 25-year-old Shanquella Robinson, one thing has been ...
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Dutch stage winning return to World Cup with win over Senegal | World Cup | Al Jazeera

Dutch stage winning return to World Cup with win over Senegal | World Cup | Al Jazeera

The Dutch, who had failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, have now gone 16 games without defeat.This content ...
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Egypt hails el-Sisi, Erdogan handshake as new beginning in ties | Abdel Fattah el-Sisi News | Al Jazeera

Egypt hails el-Sisi, Erdogan handshake as new beginning in ties | Abdel Fattah el-Sisi News | Al Jazeera

The Egyptian presidency has hailed what it calls a new beginning in ties with Turkey, a day after Egypt’s leader ...
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Burkina Faso schoolchildren pay double price in ongoing conflict | Education | Al Jazeera

Burkina Faso schoolchildren pay double price in ongoing conflict | Education | Al Jazeera

Dakar, Senegal & Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso – In the small towns in Burkina Faso’s Sahel region, straddling the borders with ...
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