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    “SlaveryThe Game”

    Source: Afro-Europe International Blog The trailer shows how gamers may trade slaves, conquer countries and even choose their means of torture and their personal burning marks. It was revealed today that the notorious trailer is...

    ChristianityToday.com Launches New Site Design

    Christianity Today, a nonprofit global ministry recently debuted the new design of ChristianityToday.com, the website for Christianity Today magazine, with new features and a clean, fresh look. The new website boasts a simpler layout,...

    Canada Honours Slave “Underground Railroad”

    Source: Al Jazeera An 'underground railroad' that helped US slaves escape to Canada in the 19th century is still celebrated today, more than 200 years later, in the town of Buxton, Ontario. The network of people...

    Helen Grant First Black Female Conservative Minister in the UK

    David Cameron's Conservative Party has quietly made history by electing the first woman of African descent to British Parliament. Helen Grant, whose father is Nigerian, practiced family law in private practice before winning her...

    Should Marijuana be Legalized – The American Debate

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    National Memorial Ceremony Norway

    Source: AFRO-Europe The Government of Norway holds a national memorial ceremony in the wake of the attacks 22 July on the Government buildings and on Utøya. The ceremony takes place in Oslo Spektrum on Sunday 21...

    UK’s Hottest Fashion Designer, Ozwald Boateng

    From BBC News Forest Whitaker, Will Smith, Spike Lee, Sir Richard Branson, members of the royal family, and many others have for a while recognized the unusual gifts of Oswald Boateng. His suits have set...

    How are Black Europeans Progressing?

    VIDEO: London MP talks black life in UK, Europe An EXCLUSIVE interview with UK Member of Parliament, David Lammy, who represents the London area where riots sparked last July. Topics include problems facing people of...

    The Powerlist 2013: Britain’s Most Influential Blacks and Europe’s Most Powerful Black People

    The Powerlist 2013 featuring Britain’s most influential black people and a extra list of 30 most influential black people in Europe has been released. Architect David Adjaye is number one this year on the...

    TBN’s Church Channel Network Offers Worship and Ministry Programs 24-7

    What if there was a special television channel that carried all the best church and ministry programs featuring the most respected Christian leaders? And what if that channel was available around the clock to...

    Black German Musicians Unite to Fight Racism

    Synopsis:  At the centre of this film are musicians Ade Bantu, D-Flame and Mamadee. When Ade was 15 years old his father was murdered in Nigeria. Following that he moved to Cologne with his...

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