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The 2012 Presidential election will be held on November 6th nearly one year from today. This election will be difficult. The difficulty stems from the anxiety that a majority of Americans feel about the direction of the country. The national anxiety has several layers to it.
The first centers on how will the United States fair [...]
When China Met Africa’ is a documentary film produced by Marc Francis, Nick Francis & Miriana Bojic Walter that explores the Investment by the Chinese into the Zambia and the African Continent. Through the intimate portrayal of these characters, the expanding footprint of a rising global power is laid bare – pointing to a [...]
We at theblackbottom think this story is long overdue about China. Many African students in the 1960s-70s were constantly harassed studying in China. Perhaps, we should think twice about buying Chinese.
President Obama’s scheduled visit to China has stirred debate
By Keith B. Richburg
Saturday, November 14, 2009 11:26 AM
As a mixed-race girl growing up in this [...]