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10 African Inventions That Changed The World

For the most part, our history textbooks here in the States love to portray Africa as an uncivilized continent. In schools, we...

SLAVERY IN 2017!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=4&v=2S2qtGisT34 Slave auction that occurred in the North African nation of Libya...slavery in 2017!   We here, at "The Gist" are absolutely OUTRAGED over this story!! SLAVERY IN...

Opinion: We Need To Acknowledge The African Descent Of France’s World Cup Team

“Stop Calling the French Victory an Immigrant Win”. This was the bold headline of the Washington Post article that struck my attention this morning...

What To Expect When Dating A Nigerian Man

When it comes to dating, there are countless stereotypes that exist for each and every culture around the world. That is why Youtuber Marina...

How To Not Be An Obnoxious Tourist When Visiting Africa

After witnessing many tragically offensive trips to Africa (voluntourism, white saviorism- you get the hint), it occurred to me that it might be very...

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