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Africans did NOT sell their own people into slavery. My country Ghana was a major Slave Trading Post. I was shocked to read so many people believe Africans sold their own brothers and sisters into slavery. There were 2 types of slave trading in Africa. Arab traders Trans-Saharan and Europeans Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Criminals condemned to death in various societies for being "Un-African" helped "white strangers" get slaves as servants. Whites turned the criminals into monsters with…

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DREAM DESTINATIONS

In the and Marrakech was a magnet for hippies, vagabonds and soul searchers and this hippie mecca attracted many rock stars and musicians, artists, film directors, models and actors. Yves Saint Laurent, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones … Continued

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When looking at this opulent, breathtaking Villa, visualized by architect Muhammad Taher, it is nearly inconceivable that it could be located in Qatar, the once poorest among all the Arab states.

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May 14, 1948 – Israel is declared to be an independent state and a provisional government is established (Immediately after the declaration, Israel is attacked by the neighboring Arab states, triggering the 1948 Arab-Israeli War)

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from Vox.com

40 maps that explain the Middle East

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from mirror

"He is not talked about these days": Princess Diana's "rock" Paul Burrell banned from royal bash by Queen for selling secrets

March 15, 1989: HRH Diana, Princess of Wales sitting cross-legged on cushions as he enjoying a Bedouin-style picnic lunch in a desert oasis near Al Ain during a visit to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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