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history

  • Black History

    Aboriginal Australians

    If we take a look at modern Australia be it through TV shows, films, newspaper articles, the list of media goes on we’d rarely glimpse any of the aboriginal people. Where are they? Mainly…

    01/04/2015
  • Black History

    In the Spotlight #9

    Charlotte E. Ray Now most people, and I include myself in this generalisation, have never heard of this lady – Charlotte E. Ray. Who is she? Ray was born 13th January 1850 in New…

    14/11/2014
  • Black History

    Harlem Renaissance

    Around 1910s in Harlem, New York City became an area where many black immigrants settled from various parts of the country. Where they running from something? Yes and No.   The civil war had…

    21/10/2014
  • Black History

    In the Spotlight #5 – Claudia Jones

    While finishing up with the Nella Larsen post, I wanted to see if there were any connections between the Harlem Renaissance in America and a British Afro-Caribbean cultural movement here (like carnival for example).…

    14/06/2014
  • Christian

    Bible Focus: Rahab

    Rahab Her story found in Joshua 2:1-24; 6:22-25 Rahab’s story came at a time when the Israelites were waiting to go into their Promised Land. Joshua didn’t want to charge into the city without…

    09/04/2014