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Niger’s president-elect Bazoum rules out power-sharing

Al Jazeera 26 Feb 2021
Niger’s President-elect Mohamed Bazoum has ruled out a power-sharing deal with the opposition and blamed it for bringing children from rural areas for post-election protests ... “They were children ... Some problems that face most of the African countries such as tribalism, racism – thank God that we avoided those things.” ... .
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Biden's aid bill wildly popular with Americans -- except Republicans in Congress

Union Leader 26 Feb 2021
The House of Representatives will vote on it as soon as Friday ... Sen ... A CAMPAIGN TO SELL AID ... The White House has pushed the bill on Spanish language media outlets like Telemundo and Univision, met with over 300 American Indian tribal leaders and held a special virtual briefing for 20 African-American news outlets. REPUBLICAN DONORS, MAYORS ON BOARD.
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‘Founded out of resistance’: Brown’s oldest Black fraternity celebrates 100 years

The Brown Daily Herald 26 Feb 2021
‘No home with Brown...Originally, a step show wasn’t intended for public display; it was a means for brothers to show spirit among themselves.” Elmore added that these step dances date back to African tribes, and that brothers would often wear eyeliner or eyeshadow “because it represents tribal face painting.” Brown University ... Brown University ... ....
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Biden’s aid bill wildly popular with Americans — except Republicans in Congress

Metro USA 25 Feb 2021
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House is losing hope that congressional Republicans will back U.S ... A CAMPAIGN TO SELL AID ... The White House has pushed the bill on Spanish language media outlets like Telemundo and Univision, met with over 300 American Indian tribal leaders and held a special virtual briefing for 20 African-American news outlets.
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Ruth E Carter Becomes Only 2nd Costume Designer to Get Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

The Wrap 24 Feb 2021
Ruth E ... Carter will be recognized in a star dedication ceremony on Thursday at 11.30 a.m ... She’s come to be known for her costumes inspired by traditional African tribal wear merged with a contemporary look delivering fashion and function, even incorporating technology in a way that has made her style one of the top voices in Afrofuturism.
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Another woke joke: Furious fans slam 'Kaftan Queen' Camilla Franks' latest clothing collection featuring the ...

The Daily Mail 17 Feb 2021
Some of Australia's biggest influencers packed the opulent launch of the Mad Manor collection on Monday, including Tammy Hembrow, Ruby Tuesday Matthews, Tegan Phillipa and Nikki Westcott ... Pictured ... How can they be inspired by African tribal and Native influences while holding onto a vision that represents British imperialism?' Said another ... Share ... .
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Empty Nest: Curt's Nerd Word List

The Hawk Eye 14 Feb 2021
When I hear “tribalism,” I think of African tribes warring against each other — spears, arrows and blow guns. To use “tribalism” as describing political parties? Well, come to think of it, maybe “tribalism” is being used correctly, after all.
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CCTV under fire after Chinese New Year gala features blackface performers AGAIN as Beijing celebrates ...

Russia Today 12 Feb 2021
We cannot stress enough the impact scenes such as these have on African and Afro-diasporic communities living in China,” the group tweeted ... Racist, but the Chinese audience love it! CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala featured Chinese men & women in black makeup, wearing “African tribal” attire.
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One of the World’s Most Watched TV Shows Keeps Using Blackface

The Daily Beast 12 Feb 2021
On Thursday night local time, the opening performance of state-run broadcaster CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala featured Chinese men and women smeared in dark makeup, dressed in mismatched costumes meant to evoke “African tribal” attire ... derriere to play the role of an African woman.
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ADPH seeks COVID-19 vaccine proposals for high-risk and underserved communities

South East Sun 11 Feb 2021
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) Immunization Division is currently accepting proposals to provide coronavirus vaccine activities for high-risk and underserved communities ... Targeted are African Americans, Hispanics and Tribal Nations ... Activities to be supported are as follows. ... • Support high vaccination uptake in Tribal Nations ... .
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Oakland group, Red Bull support Black muralists, businesses

East Bay Times 09 Feb 2021
Oakland has a new brew ... (photo courtesy of Joshua Kennedy) ... (photo courtesy of Joshua Kennedy) ... One hand washes the other ... “You see African tribal dance, hip hop, krumping and threads that connect African diaspora dance forms,” says Wolfe-Goldsmith. “The clothing transitions in the center when she has one tribal hoop earring and one with modern styling.
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