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Blacks, Bleaching and the Willie Lynch Letter - By Yvonne Sam

Blacks, Bleaching and the Willie Lynch Letter

Black is Beautiful but Bleaching does not guarantee Reaching.

On April 11, 2017 detectives assigned to the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Branch (C-TOC) in Jamaica, seized 78,000 tubes/jars of assorted bleaching creams, and in relation to the find charged the vendor with Breaches of the Pharmacy Act, Food and Drug Act and Customs Act. 844 more words

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Racism persists in Cuba - By Nelson A. King

Racism persists in Cuba

NELSON A. KING | CUBA – Caribbean Life News

Many Afro-Cuban activists say that despite the social advancements made in Cuba in recent years, blacks on the Spanish-speaking Caribbean island still face and battle overt racism. 56 more words

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U.N. Peacekeepers Lured Children Into Haiti Sex Ring

U.N. Peacekeepers Lured Children Into Haiti Sex Ring

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Apr 14 2017  (AP) — The Haitian girl known Victim No. 1 was 12 when she first had sex with a Sri Lankan peacekeeper. 1,141 more words

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A powerful and emotional story of race and prejudice

Title: Noughts and Crosses

Author: Malorie Blackman

Link: http://amzn.to/2pOxEds

Suitable KS/Age/Year: Year 9

Key themes: ethnic diversity, prejudice, race, equality, democracy, teenage relationships… 46 more words

Key Stage 3

How the Europeans Divided Africa - video

How the Europeans Divided Africa – video

Published on 9 May 2014

The white man came to Africa as missionaries and explorers but were soon sitting on a table dividing Africa amongst themselves. 15 more words

Politics

How Slavery Built American Universities - By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

How Slavery Built American Universities

By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

You are black and a freshman at Harvard University. You consider yourself privileged to be there. 182 more words

Guyanese Online

TED TALKS - The Effects of Racism in the United States - 10 videos

TODAY’S TED TALK – How racism makes us sick

17:27 minutes · TEDMED 2016

Why does race matter so profoundly for health? David R. Williams developed a scale to measure the impact of discrimination on well-being, going beyond traditional measures like income and education to reveal how factors like implicit bias, residential segregation and negative stereotypes create and sustain inequality. 87 more words

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