Daily Archives: November 5, 2014

Video | President Obama’s 2014 Post-Election Press Conference

(Photo: President Obama at a Press conference in the East Room of the White House- November 5, 2014 Mandel Ngan, AFP/Getty Images)

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Wednesday Open Thread | Out of Africa

Miriam Makeba (4 March 1932 – 9 November 2008), nicknamed Mama Africa, was a Grammy Award-winning South African singer and civil rights activist. In the 1960s, she was the first artist from Africa to popularize African music around the world. … Continue reading

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