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San Antonio Express-News
Cinco de Mayo remains relevantare still upheld today. Recognizing and practicing this kind of valued behavio
Cinco de Mayo remains relevant
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
are still upheld today. Recognizing and practicing this kind of valued behavior also grants a measure of humanity to the descendants of the heroes of Puebla, including the Mexican immigrants among us who have historically labored long and... Read more
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Bolton News
Appeal for help in search for long-lost relativesto help him find the long-lost relatives of his grandfather. Christopher Taylo
Appeal for help in search for long-lost relatives
Bolton News / Posted 7 hours ago
to help him find the long-lost relatives of his grandfather. Christopher Taylor has spent years trying to track down the descendants Cyril Wilford Williams Horton, who lived in Radcliffe and is buried at Bury Cemetery. Having pieced together... Read more
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Bury Times
Appeal for help in search for long-lost relativesto help him find the long-lost relatives of his grandfather. Christopher Taylo
Appeal for help in search for long-lost relatives
Bury Times / Posted 8 hours ago
to help him find the long-lost relatives of his grandfather. Christopher Taylor has spent years trying to track down the descendants Cyril Wilford Williams Horton, who lived in Radcliffe and is buried at Bury Cemetery. Having pieced together... Read more
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birminghammail
World in Pictures: Meryl Streep and The Artist among winners at the Oscarscategories including cinematography and art direction. The award for adapted s
World in Pictures: Meryl Streep and The Artist among winners at the Oscars
birminghammail / Posted 13 hours ago
categories including cinematography and art direction. The award for adapted screenplay went to the George Clooney film, The Descendants, while Woody Allen won the original screenplay Oscar for Midnight in Paris. >>>See next page for a full list... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community Notesthe 1324 K St., Suite 135 location in Bedford. For more information, call 812-6
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 21 hours ago
the 1324 K St., Suite 135 location in Bedford. For more information, call 812-675-0651 or email lcwministry@comcast.net. The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, Indiana, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on... Read more
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The New Yorker
A Sweeping Novel About Race in Americatoo, in a manner of speaking. Although they are our contemporaries, they are de
A Sweeping Novel About Race in America
The New Yorker / Posted 22 hours ago
too, in a manner of speaking. Although they are our contemporaries, they are defined first and foremost by being either the descendants of slaveowners or the descendants of slaves. We learn Henry’s story first. The Forge family had already been... Read more
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Scotsman
Martyn McLaughlin: US televangelist Creflo Dollar preys on the pooryet what message of note has he sent since from the comforts of his listed Morn
Martyn McLaughlin: US televangelist Creflo Dollar preys on the poor
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
yet what message of note has he sent since from the comforts of his listed Morningside mansion that might offer hope to the descendants of the poor who helped build his church? The likes of Dollar thrive in the nooks and crannies of society... Read more
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Japan Today
Feud over artistic independence threatens Asian film fest ‹ Japan Todayweakness of traditional economic heavyweights such as shipbuilders and steelmak
Feud over artistic independence threatens Asian film fest ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
weakness of traditional economic heavyweights such as shipbuilders and steelmakers. The blockbuster success in China of “The Descendants of the Sun,” a military romance Korean drama which ended in April, is viewed as a cultural exports success... Read more
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Queensland Times
Amazing find of early settlers buried in Redbank Plains plotthe time which is why we have employed somebody to see if we can pinpoint where
Amazing find of early settlers buried in Redbank Plains plot
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
the time which is why we have employed somebody to see if we can pinpoint where the graves may be. "It is important for the descendants of the families that they know where the early settlers were buried." Janelle Wensley has three relatives... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbog Liaa Festival - Takeoff Is June 25ththrough festivals like the upcoming Mbog Liaa festival". The return to the ance
Mbog Liaa Festival - Takeoff Is June 25th
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
through festivals like the upcoming Mbog Liaa festival". The return to the ancestral ground will promote the culture of the descendants of the Ngog Lituba Cave, as well as seal the bond of unity between the people scattered in the five regions... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbog Liaa Festival Begins On June 25, 2016through festivals like the upcoming Mbog Liaa festival". The return to the ance
Mbog Liaa Festival Begins On June 25, 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
through festivals like the upcoming Mbog Liaa festival". The return to the ancestral ground will promote the culture of the descendants of the Ngog Lituba Cave, as well as seal the bond of unity between the people scattered in the five regions... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Briefsat Jim's Music in Escanaba, or tickets will be available at the door for $12.
Briefs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
at Jim's Music in Escanaba, or tickets will be available at the door for $12. Lawrence descendents plan reunion POWERS - The descendants of Thomas and Ida Lawrence will be getting together this summer. A planning meeting for the reunion is set... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community Notesand delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small g
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted yesterday
and delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church. The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on Saturday, June... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All That Jazz Began in Africachurch choral music, grew out of the cotton fields and plantations of the Ameri
All That Jazz Began in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
church choral music, grew out of the cotton fields and plantations of the American South. It was the music first sung by the descendants of African slaves as they toiled for their masters in the agricultural belt of the South, particularly in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'What Is Wrong With Being Black?neither Shemites or Japethites and therefore descendants of Ham," Ashimolowo ci
'What Is Wrong With Being Black?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
neither Shemites or Japethites and therefore descendants of Ham," Ashimolowo cites Arthur Custance's "Noah's Three Sons." The descendants of Ham, according to Custance, include everyone of Negroid and Mongoloid stock to whom the inquirers of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Feud over artistic independence threatens Asian film festweakness of traditional economic heavyweights such as shipbuilders and steelmak
Feud over artistic independence threatens Asian film fest
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
weakness of traditional economic heavyweights such as shipbuilders and steelmakers. The blockbuster success in China of "The Descendants of the Sun," a military romance Korean drama which ended in April, is viewed as a cultural exports success... Read more
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JTA
Can you help a kibbutznik find his American relatives?who settled in the United States more than a half-century ago. Where they settl
Can you help a kibbutznik find his American relatives?
JTA / Posted 4 days ago
who settled in the United States more than a half-century ago. Where they settled, he doesn’t know. The relatives are the descendants of Itta (or Ida) Hermann, nee Rothschild, and her husband, Sigmund. Itta was the sister of Harel’s paternal... Read more
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The Courier
Lament for a young girl: Olivia Inglis funeralbut somehow it seemed all the more poignant in the 151-year-old church that has
Lament for a young girl: Olivia Inglis funeral
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
but somehow it seemed all the more poignant in the 151-year-old church that has been a constant in her family's lives since the descendants of William Inglis & Son, the bloodstock auctioneers, started business in Randwick 110 years ago. Some... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Anniversary of bishops' abduction elicits appealtheir flocks not to lose hope. "If the intention of the kidnapping [was] to in
Anniversary of bishops' abduction elicits appeal
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
their flocks not to lose hope. "If the intention of the kidnapping [was] to intimidate us, however, we, Christians, are the descendants of those who, two thousand years ago, put on the name of Christ in this particular land," they wrote. "We... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community Notesand delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small g
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 4 days ago
and delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church. The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on Saturday, June... Read more
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International Business Times
The Business Blockchain by William Mougayar - Review Near the start of his book, The Business Blockchain, William Mougayar says that
The Business Blockchain by William Mougayar - Review
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Near the start of his book, The Business Blockchain, William Mougayar says that he lucked out by living in Toronto, which meant he met Ethereum inventor Vitalik Buterin early on in his career. However, the truth is that Mougayar is one of a handful... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Armenia 100+1generosity, strength and sacrifice of saviours and survivors alike demand recog
Armenia 100+1
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
generosity, strength and sacrifice of saviours and survivors alike demand recognition. 100Lives launched a global appeal to the descendants of both saviours and survivors to share their stories. Initiated by 100Lives, the Aurora Prize for Awakening... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Briefsmore information, call Ann at 428-4470 or Jeanne at 789-0110. Thomas and Ida L
Briefs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
more information, call Ann at 428-4470 or Jeanne at 789-0110. Thomas and Ida Lawrence family plans reunion POWERS - The descendants of Thomas and Ida Lawrence will be getting together this summer. A planning meeting for the reunion is set... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community Notesand delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small g
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 5 days ago
and delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church. The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on Saturday, June... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Barbara McQuade to speak at Grosse Pointe NAACP meetingof Appeals Judge Cynthia Stephens and Wayne County Circuit Court Judge Craig St
Barbara McQuade to speak at Grosse Pointe NAACP meeting
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
of Appeals Judge Cynthia Stephens and Wayne County Circuit Court Judge Craig Strong. The NAACP was founded in 1909 by the descendants of white abolitionists. Detroit's brand was founded in 1912. The GP-Harper Woods Branch was founded last fall... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hofmann Tackles Mbumba On Genocide, Calls It a Sacred Caseday. "The genocide remembrance day will be an important occasion to remember th
Hofmann Tackles Mbumba On Genocide, Calls It a Sacred Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
day. "The genocide remembrance day will be an important occasion to remember the lives lost, to show solidarity with the descendants of the victims and to unite and to ensure genocide never happens again in Namibia, in Africa or elsewhere,"... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -as Aurora Memorial Park. On April 28, 2013, The National Historical Commission
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 6 days ago
as Aurora Memorial Park. On April 28, 2013, The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) together with the descendants of Mrs. Quezon unveiled and rededicated a historical marker in Bongabon, Nueva Ecija at the site of the... Read more
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Breitbart
WATCH: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Stars as Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’in the United States. This latest trailer gives fans a first look at Gordon-Le
WATCH: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Stars as Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
in the United States. This latest trailer gives fans a first look at Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden and Shailene Woodley (The Descendants, Insurgent) as Snowden’s love interest Lindsay Mills. Nicolas Cage, Melissa Leo, Timothy Olyphant, Scott... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria or North?when brooms were being waved all over the country and the thought line was abou
Nigeria or North?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
when brooms were being waved all over the country and the thought line was about Nigeria and Nigerians. It was a period the descendants of Uthman Dan Fodio were comfortable in wearing "gobi" cap of the land of Oduduwa and the Igbo red cap sat... Read more
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Gamasutra
InSomnia RPGalong with its inhabitants, has been moving towards the distant, ghost-like Eva
InSomnia RPG
Gamasutra / Posted 7 days ago
along with its inhabitants, has been moving towards the distant, ghost-like Evacuation Point for the past 400 years, where the descendants of the once great people hope to start over the history of mankind. •Multi-layered role playing game •Dark... Read more
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Calcutta News
Take a peek at this $39 million Sonoma ranch that just went up for salehangar, a shooting range and three horse barns. Join the conversation: Follow
Take a peek at this $39 million Sonoma ranch that just went up for sale
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
hangar, a shooting range and three horse barns. Join the conversation: Follow @SFBusinessTimes on Twitter, "Like" us on Facebook and sign up for our free email newsletters. Now owned by the descendants of well-known venture capitalist... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community Notesand delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small g
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 7 days ago
and delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church. The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on Saturday, June... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community Notesand delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small g
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 7 days ago
and delicious. Second Saturday Soup is sponsored by Making A Difference small group of Linton First Christian Church. The descendants of Dora and Obediah Rose of Greene County, will host the 50th Annual Rose Family Reunion on Saturday, June... Read more
3 related stories
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Santa Fe Reporter
Talking Cats: Only in FranceThe scientists who haven’t mysteriously vanished are pressed into service at th
Talking Cats: Only in France
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
The scientists who haven’t mysteriously vanished are pressed into service at the behest of the government, headed by the descendants of Napoleon. Constant conflict plagues the Earth, and internecine war over trees and coal consumes the land.... Read more
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Queensland Times
Kickbusch Marburg family reunionCarl (August), Louise who married August Stuhmcke and Johannes who married Elie
Kickbusch Marburg family reunion
Queensland Times / Posted 8 days ago
Carl (August), Louise who married August Stuhmcke and Johannes who married Eliese Meissner are invited to attend along with the descendants of Gottfried’s brother Wilhelm Kickbusch. At the reunion a family history book, partly sponsored by a Viva... Read more
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Irish Examiner
House contents of Lotabeg under the hammer next monthdemolition of his house at Cork Beg Island and artefacts brought back from Indi
House contents of Lotabeg under the hammer next month
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
demolition of his house at Cork Beg Island and artefacts brought back from India in the early 1900s. It is being sold by the descendants of Vincent Hart, who died in 1939, and his wife Evelyn (nee Sheedy). Cork-born and a past pupil of... Read more
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The Washington Times
CLIFFORD MAY: Obama wants Iran, Saudi Arabia to share neighborhoodThe Shia mullahs of Iran believe no Sunnis should be custodians of the holy cit
CLIFFORD MAY: Obama wants Iran, Saudi Arabia to share neighborhood
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
The Shia mullahs of Iran believe no Sunnis should be custodians of the holy cities of Mecca and Medina — least of all the descendants of a warrior tribe who drink and gamble in Europe while insisting that royal blood flows through their... Read more
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News.com.au
‘An attempt to recolonise’in 1979. The result of this experiment is clear — it has not worked very well.”
‘An attempt to recolonise’
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
in 1979. The result of this experiment is clear — it has not worked very well.” Norfolk Islanders are themselves divided about the plan to abolish self-rule, with the descendants of Fletcher Christian’s mutineers leading the resistance... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘It’s an attempt to recolonise’in 1979. The result of this experiment is clear — it has not worked very well.”
‘It’s an attempt to recolonise’
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
in 1979. The result of this experiment is clear — it has not worked very well.” Norfolk Islanders are themselves divided about the plan to abolish self-rule, with the descendants of Fletcher Christian’s mutineers leading the resistance... Read more
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Business Insider
New York Times editorial board calls for Georgetown University to pay reparations to the descendants of slavesthe editorial, published in Saturday's edition, the board said Georgetown has a
New York Times editorial board calls for Georgetown University to pay reparations to the descendants of slaves
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
the editorial, published in Saturday's edition, the board said Georgetown has a moral imperative to pay reparations to the descendants of slaves it sold to plantations in the South. The board wrote: In 1838, the Jesuits running the college... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bitter Memories of Slavery As America Reckons With Its Past272 men, women and children. And they are confronting a particularly wrenching
Bitter Memories of Slavery As America Reckons With Its Past
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
272 men, women and children. And they are confronting a particularly wrenching question: What, if anything, is owed to the descendants of slaves who were sold to help ensure the college's survival? This interesting development happens as The... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to Fr
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to FrenchQuarter.com, "second-line parades are the descendants of the city's famous jazz funerals." The term refers to the revelers who follow a parade, dancing behind the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mutiny on Bounty island protests 'Australia takeover'seen from across Slaughter Bay Norfolk Island, 1,500 kilometres (900 miles) ea
Mutiny on Bounty island protests 'Australia takeover'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
seen from across Slaughter Bay Norfolk Island, 1,500 kilometres (900 miles) east of the Australian coast and settled by the descendants of Fletcher Christian and other Bounty mutineers in 1856, has governed itself since 1979. But it is... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to Fr
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to FrenchQuarter.com, "second-line parades are the descendants of the city's famous jazz funerals." The term refers to the revelers who follow a parade, dancing behind the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to Fr
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to FrenchQuarter.com, "second-line parades are the descendants of the city's famous jazz funerals." The term refers to the revelers who follow a parade, dancing behind the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to Fr
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to FrenchQuarter.com, "second-line parades are the descendants of the city's famous jazz funerals." The term refers to the revelers who follow a parade, dancing behind the... Read more
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ajc.com
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to Fr
SEE IT: New Orleans pays tribute to Prince with 'epic'...
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
the life of the pop icon with a rollicking second-line parade. According to FrenchQuarter.com, "second-line parades are the descendants of the city's famous jazz funerals." The term refers to the revelers who follow a parade, dancing behind the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Lawyer calls for Morant inquirywho have called for such an inquiry. "While, these treasures belong in the nat
Lawyer calls for Morant inquiry
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
who have called for such an inquiry. "While, these treasures belong in the national heritage collection, on behalf of the descendants of these men, the Government may need to have an open mind and negotiate about an inquiry for these relics to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Anzac Day: Tenterfield and districtwho have called for such an inquiry. "While, these treasures belong in the nat
Anzac Day: Tenterfield and district
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
who have called for such an inquiry. "While, these treasures belong in the national heritage collection, on behalf of the descendants of these men, the Government may need to have an open mind and negotiate about an inquiry for these relics to... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Georgetown University and a legacy of slaverynow called Remembrance Hall and Freedom Hall. But I am most hopeful that the hi
Georgetown University and a legacy of slavery
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
now called Remembrance Hall and Freedom Hall. But I am most hopeful that the historians and others who are working to find the descendants of these enslaved people will be successful. When and if located, these descendants should be offered full... Read more
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