TAN - The Afro News » Editorials http://archive.theafronews.com Newspaper serving the African American community of British Columbia, published in Vancouver, B.C. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:55:09 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.6.1 It Makes No Sense! http://archive.theafronews.com/2013/03/18/11294/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2013/03/18/11294/#comments Mon, 18 Mar 2013 07:22:45 +0000 Michelle Williams http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=11294 is a term used to describe what police say is a factor in the gun violence occurring in the city. They say the guns are hidden in various places such as under floor boards, in garages, air ducts, etc., and in many cases shared with gang members and the like.

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Roots by Jack Toronto http://archive.theafronews.com/2011/02/18/5461/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2011/02/18/5461/#comments Fri, 18 Feb 2011 21:25:50 +0000 Jack Toronto http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=5461 My great great great grandparents left Devon, England, for Troy, Ontario in 1823. Headstones for their parents are in the churchyard in Parkham,

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Tradition en Afrique de L’ouest au Togo Oti Guenguele Fète Traditionnnelle Natifs de Kamboli. http://archive.theafronews.com/2010/10/24/4469/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2010/10/24/4469/#comments Sun, 24 Oct 2010 07:08:02 +0000 The Afro News http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=4469 En effet, l'existence du village KAMBOLI est liée à GUENGUELE et les habitants le remercie à travers cette occasion de ses bienfaits et lui demande la paix, la pospérité de tous les natifs du milieu.

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Empowered Youth The Miyanda Drum and Dance Group! http://archive.theafronews.com/2010/09/29/4250/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2010/09/29/4250/#comments Wed, 29 Sep 2010 14:00:17 +0000 Ariadne Sawyer http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=4250 These empowered young ladies show their warmth, love and community spirit to all. They are a wonderful group and a great example to others.

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What do you know about Canada Day and why it calls for a celebration? http://archive.theafronews.com/2010/07/01/3398/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2010/07/01/3398/#comments Thu, 01 Jul 2010 07:22:30 +0000 The Afro News http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=3398 Canada Day is an opportunity to gather in our communities, from coast to coast to coast, and to proudly celebrate all we have in common. It is an opportunity to celebrate our achievements, which were born in the audacious vision and shared values of our ancestors, and which are voiced in nearly all of the languages of the world through the contribution of new Canadians.

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Bite of the Mango Sweetens Success for One Sierra Leone Woman http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/10/24/1590/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/10/24/1590/#comments Sat, 24 Oct 2009 09:26:05 +0000 Helena Kaufman http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=1590 Helena Kaufman The Afro News Vancouver  small to carry the weight of her experience and the story that results from it. Unlike many of the child victims of war, the horrors Kamara saw, the assaults on her spirit and the brutality she experienced from age 12, are now being read and discussed by young people […]

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Emerging African development thinking (2) http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/10/15/1544/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/10/15/1544/#comments Fri, 16 Oct 2009 01:35:48 +0000 The Afro News http://www.theafronews.ca/?p=1544 SPECIAL INTERVIEW (Part 2)  Development/Africa Emerging African development thinking (2) Kofi Akosah-Sarpong continues his discussions with Prof. George Ayittey on his argument that US President Barack Obama’s Accra speech that Africa’s future is in Africans hands is an “intellectual vindication” for the “Internalist School” of African development Q. How did the “Internalist School” came about? […]

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Africa’s Agony: An Examination – Part II http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/05/31/79/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/05/31/79/#comments Mon, 01 Jun 2009 06:24:24 +0000 The Afro News http://corp-relations.com/?p=79 To be convinced that evil exists in Africa, just look at the rapid spread of churches and mosques across the continent. In a culture where evil spirits and demons dominate, where people attribute their misfortunes to them and struggle to seek protection against them and the churches and mosques becoming a refuge, evil does exists.

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Africa’s Agony: An Examination – Part I http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/05/02/94/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/05/02/94/#comments Sat, 02 May 2009 07:17:08 +0000 The Afro News http://corp-relations.com/?p=94 In some sort of grim moment, al-Bashir and the ICC are quarrelling over the darkness in Darfur, where the United Nations estimates that over 300,000 people (and still counting) have died in the past six-year of the conflict. So, what have al-Bashir being doing in the past years to have prevented such evil?

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THE UN-COMFORT ZONE – Bleed It Out http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/03/03/486/ http://archive.theafronews.com/2009/03/03/486/#comments Wed, 04 Mar 2009 01:38:16 +0000 The Afro News http://corp-relations.com/?p=486 Written by Robert Wilson Half a century ago marketing consultant, James Vicary, pulled a hoax on the American people as a way to promote his advertising agency. He reported that he flashed the words “Drink Coca-Cola” and “Eat popcorn” on the screen for a millisecond during a movie in a theater, and caused large numbers […]

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