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Soul Food is a Vestige of Slavery (VIDEO)

October 23, 13 at 11:12 AM

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Soul Food is a Vestige of Slavery (VIDEO)

Slavery was responsible for the death of countless African Americans. Soul food, a vestige of slavery, is doing the same thing. This is an excerpt from a recent talk given by Milton...

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My great-great-grandfather commanded an all-black company during the Civil War, and met Lincoln

Jeff Nelson, vegsource.com | January 17, 13 at 10:22 AM

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My great-great-grandfather commanded an all-black company during the Civil War, and met Lincoln

My great-great-grandfather commanded an all-African American company during Civil War. Below is his full diary – including his description of General Grant and President Lincoln unexpectedly appearing in camp to mingle with...

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The heart disease trifecta - Half of all Americans are very sick

latimes.com | Thomas H. Maugh II | April 27, 10 at 07:47 AM

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The heart disease trifecta - Half of all Americans are very sick

Nearly half of all adult Americans have high cholesterol, high blood pressure or diabetes, all conditions that increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, researchers from the national Centers for Disease Control and...

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