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    Egypt : Prostate cancer found in 2,000-year-old Egyptian mummy

    Scientists believe they have discovered the oldest case of prostate cancer in Egypt after scans on a 2,250-year-old mummy showed the man died a slow and painful death from the disease. The unnamed Ptolemaic mummy, which is kept at the National Archaeology Museum of Lisbon, had a pattern of round...
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    Africa : Tatooing your man's name on your body is an 'ancient' West African tradition?

    I had the pleasure of taking care of a sick elder today, a West African woman (Nigerian), who happened to be from OYO state-which is the same region my late father hails from. When i noted what looked to be tattoos of words(not the typical tribal marks, she had those as well), names and some...
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    Black Spirituality Religion : Molech: Ancient Afro-Hebraic fire deity.

    By Mama Zogbe
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    Black People : Eddie Long accusers talk of abuse, gifts and manipulation
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    African American History Culture : Cherokee Indians: We are free to oust blacks

    OKLAHOMA CITY — that some wealthy Cherokee owned black slaves who worked on their plantations in the South. By the 1830s, most of the tribe was forced to relocate to present-day Oklahoma, and many took their slaves with them. The so-called Freedmen are descendants of those slaves. After the...
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    Health and Wellness : Benefits of Grape Seed Oil

    Grape seed oil is a light, sweet and nutty flavored oil, extracted from the seeds of different varieties of the vitus vinifera grapes. The oil is obtained by pressing the seeds of the grapes, which are usually used in wine-making. It is mainly a byproduct that is discarded while making wines...
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    Black People : Dispatches - Undercover Mosque

    Undercover Mosque is a documentary programme produced by the independent television company hardcash productions[1] for the Channel 4 series Dispatches which first aired on 15 January 2007 in the UK. The film caused a furore in Britain and the world press due to the content of the released...
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    Black People : Why America is getting owned by Foreigners

    A new World Bank report projects that by 2025, foreigners' net ownership of US assets will represent 69 percent of the US GDP. The foreign owners in question are led by China, other Asia-Pacific countries, and Middle Eastern nations. The World Bank's numerical projections shouldn't be...
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    Black People : Sugar Ray Leonard Says Olympic Coach Sexually Abused Him

    Reuters is reporting that former boxing champion Sugar Ray Leonard has said that he was sexually abused as a teenager by a "prominent" Olympic coach, according to a report in the New York Times on Tuesday. The newspaper said that Leonard made the claim in his upcoming autobiography, The Big...
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    Egypt : Autopsy finds 3,500-year-old Egyptian princess had clogged a

    * 44 out of 52 mummies examined had clogged arteries An Egyptian princess who lived more than 3,500 years ago is the oldest known person to have had clogged arteries, dispelling the myth that heart disease is a product of modern society, a new study says. To determine how common heart...
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    Black People : Don Lemon: Being Gay Is Worst Thing to Be in Black Culture

    In his new memoir, Transparent, CNN anchor Don Lemon has made a move that few of his colleagues have: he's come out as gay. Unlike Rachel Maddow and Thomas Roberts at MSNBC, though, Lemon isn't just gay but black. He told the New York Times that being a "double minority" makes him feel...
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    Science and Technology : First habitable planet discovered

    A planet 20 light years away is the first outside our solar system to be declared ‘habitable’ by scientists. The rocky ‘exoplanet’ Gliese 581d meets key requirements for sustaining Earth-like life, including rainfall and possibly even watery oceans. The planet orbits a red-dwarf star...
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    Nigeria : Wealthy Nigerians, Pastors Spend $225 million on Private Jets

    A few wealthy Nigerians spent at least $225 million acquiring private jets between March 2010 and March 2011, a Nigerian newspaper reported on Monday. According to the report published by the Punch Newspaper, a couple of the acquisitions were made by billionaires Aliko Dangote and Mike...
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    Black Spirituality Religion : Misogyny in Judaism:HillaryClinton, Audrey Tomason go missing in pho

    Shmarya Rosenberg, the blogger at Failed Messiah who first wrote about the doctored Situation Room photograph, has uncovered a second altered photograph in a Jewish magazine. Di Voch, a weekly Brooklyn Hasidic magazine, has dropped Hillary Clinton and Audrey Tomason from its pages, much as...
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    Black People : Evangelist Group Predicts End of World is May 21, 2011

    PHOENIX - Perhaps you've noticed them while driving around -- billboards proclaiming that the end of the world is coming. According to one Christian radio group, judgment day is Saturday, May 21, 2011. A family radio ministry based in California has spent a lot of money on pamphlets and...