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Jack is a six-year-old in first grade at School 36 in Rochester, New York, a city with some of the worst childhood poverty statistics in the nation. 838 more words
The start of the transatlantic slave trade around the year 1519 was the beginning of tragic events that systematically displaced millions of people in Africa. By the time the last slave ship left Africa around 1867 to Cuba, the continent had been stripped of valuable human capital for nearly 3 centuries. 1,823 more words
Picking whether or not to be here.
Talk about a First World Problem!
There are castles on hilltops at every turn and churchbells ring out on the half hour from medieval spires reaching into blue skies. 1,173 more words