Travel to pre-Civil War New Orleans for African-American History Month

Feb 2, 2010 Full story: Courier News

Readers can explore a little-known facet of African-American and Southern history and culture by participating in a discussion of The Feast of All Saints by Anne Rice at the Bridgewater Library on February 18, 2010 at 7:30 p.m. This discussion, a part of the "Let's Talk About It" series, will be led by Professor Ronald Tyson of Raritan Valley ...

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“Playing the best hits on KAPE”

Since: Nov 09

Music City, USA

#1 Feb 2, 2010
I read the title, and I was like "Ohh Snap", I was packing my stuff and all...I'ms gonna get me a slave and whatnot, but nevermind just a hoax.

“Obsidian Princess”

Since: Sep 09

louisiana

#3 Feb 2, 2010
ann rice packs a lot of new orleans history in her writings. i might go to hear her lecture.
Louisiana Man

Kenilworth, NJ

#5 Feb 11, 2010
I am sick of 'Political Correctness.' I know a lot of black people, and not a single one of them was born in Africa ; so how can they be 'African-Americans'? Besides, Africa is a continent. I don't go around saying I am a European-American because my great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather was fromEurope. I am proud to be from America and nowhere else

“Obsidian Princess”

Since: Sep 09

louisiana

#6 Feb 11, 2010
Louisiana Man wrote:
I am sick of 'Political Correctness.' I know a lot of black people, and not a single one of them was born in Africa ; so how can they be 'African-Americans'? Besides, Africa is a continent. I don't go around saying I am a European-American because my great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather was fromEurope. I am proud to be from America and nowhere else
shut-up FOOL! we are descendants of africans who came from AFRICA. we don't use specific countries, ethnicities or tribes because we lost that. american of african descent is an appropriate label for peoples in this condition.

you define you and dont stop worrying about us cause we don't give a crap what you consider yourself.
Louisiana Man

Kenilworth, NJ

#7 Feb 15, 2010
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shut-up FOOL! we are descendants of africans who came from AFRICA. we don't use specific countries, ethnicities or tribes because we lost that. american of african descent is an appropriate label for peoples in this condition.
.
What condition ???

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