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Lost Egyptian Carving Found in Sudan

Archaeologist have discovered an Egyptian carving depicting what they believe to be the ancient Egyptian god Amun. The artifact is said to date back more then 3,400 years, and is also believed to be connected with Pharaoh Akhenaten. 86 more words


Ancient Egypt

We have started a new unit on Ancient Egypt. It’s so hard to know what to look at in depth with this topic. The period covered by Ancient Egypt went on for three thousand years – that’s a lot to cover! 333 more words


Hollywood's attitude towards race and casting is totally wacked

So the trailer for Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings has come out. Like de Mille’s Ten Commandments before it, it racially misrepresents the ancient Egyptian and Hebrew peoples as resembling Northern Europeans instead of the African and Semitic people they actually were. 220 more words