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Black History Year Weekly Digest

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Here are the daily quotes/facts from our Black History Year Facebook Application for the past week: Feb 15: In 1777 Morocco became the first country to publicly recognize the United States, and it remains one of America’s oldest and closest allies in the Middle East and North Africa. Formal U.S. relations with Morocco date from 1787 when Congress ratified a Treaty of Peace and Friendship between the two nations.  Renegotiated in 1836, the treaty is still in force, constituting the longest unbroken treaty relationship in U.S. history, and Tangier is home to the oldest U.S. diplomatic property in the world....

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Free Knowledge Friday: Malcolm X

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A little wisdom from El Hajj Malik El Shabazz ]]>

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Free Knowledge Friday: Who are you?

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These videos touch on a very important subject as most of us are embarrassingly ignorant of our history and the effect of rampant Eurocentricity on us today.  That’s not to say there’s anything wrong with European culture, but when you put another people’s culture over your own consciously or subconsciously there are bound to be negative psychological and societal effects for your people.  It’s like Dr. Amos Wilson said (I can’t remember the quote, so I’ll summarize), the relationship between the Afrikan/Afrikan American and the European/White American has fundamentally remained the same to this very day…servitude and reliance.  It’s safe...

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