Daily Archives: July 2, 2013

Tuesday Open Thread | African Music & Dance

The different regions and nations of Africa have distinct musical traditions, given the vastness of the continent. The music of North Africa for the most part has a distinct history from sub-Saharan African music traditions.[1] The music and dance of … Continue reading

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State of Florida vs George Zimmerman Trial (day 7 )

(Yahoo News) – Jurors on Monday heard George Zimmerman say he never tried to identify himself as a neighborhood watch volunteer to Trayvon Martin before fatally shooting the unarmed black teenager. “I was scared,” Zimmerman said in a taped police … Continue reading

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