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Murmurs in the corridors of Afro-Arab power

Kuwait City, Kuwait – The third African-Arab summit ended with a declaration, and a brief press conference.

However, like most political gatherings, it was on the margins of the two-day event – which brought together 34 heads of state, seven vice-presidents and three heads of government – where most of the deal-making and difficult discussions really took place. 1,071 more words


This and that from re Thai r ment, by 3Th. October 31, 2010

Today’s factoid:

9TH CENTURY–The genre of Arabic satirical poetry known as hijra, originated by the Afro-Arab author Al-Jahiz, introduced satire into Arabic prose literature. While dealing with serious topics in what are now known as anthropology, sociology and psychology, he introduced a satirical approach, based on the premise that, … 912 more words


An Arab Perspective On Natural Hair

I have natural hair.

An afro.

A big ass. Sexy. Afro.

I am an Arab girl. With an afro.

An Afro-Arab.


This is my coming out. 742 more words


A'na Afriki

With all this talk of divisions between Africa and the Arab World, it may be useful to take a glance at ongoing attempts to bridge those perceived gaps. 1,249 more words