Camaroon’s King Njoya

Camaroon’s King Njoya

Wikepedia King Ibrahim Njoya A photograph of Ibrahim Njoya 17th Mfon of the Bamun In office c. 1886 or 1887 – 1933 Preceded by Nsangou Succeeded by Seidou Njimoluh Njoya Personal details Born c. 1860 Died c. 1933 Spouse(s) ~600 concurrent wives Children ~149-177 Military service Allegiance Kingdom of Bamum King Ibrahim Mbouombouo Njoya (Bamum: ꚩꚫꛑꚩꚳ ꚳ꛰ꛀꚧꚩꛂ, formerly spelled in Bamum as , and occasionally spelled […]

This new lynching memorial rewrites American history

This new lynching memorial rewrites American history

CNN This new lynching memorial rewrites American history Text by Nia-Malika Henderson, Senior Political Reporter, CNN Video by Channon Hodge, Wes Little, John Rubenstahl and Katia Hetter, CNN • Updated 9th April 2018 FacebookTwitterEmail Editor’s Note — Nia-Malika Henderson is a senior political reporter for CNN, reporting on the politics, policies and people shaping Washington. Montgomery, Alabama […]

U.S. owes black people reparations for a history of ‘racial terrorism,’ says U.N. panel

U.S. owes black people reparations for a history of ‘racial terrorism,’ says U.N. panel

By Ishaan Tharoor, Washington Post Slave shackles on display at the new National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) The history of slavery in the United States justifies reparations for African Americans, argues a recent report by a U.N.-affiliated group based in Geneva. This conclusion was part of a study by the United Nations’ Working Group […]