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Americo-Liberians’ identity crisis caused by slavery
Feb 24, 2015 Ξ 1 comment

Americo-Liberians’ identity crisis caused by slavery

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By James Kokulo Fasuekoi, Eden Prairie, Minn. – The identity crisis with the descendants of former freed Black Slaves, whose parents later found a settlement in the Republic of Liberia, deserves empathy.  Full Article »

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The “We are one people” slogan vs. the reality of two Liberias; “Stop acting like dumb people.”
Feb 15, 2015 Ξ 1 comment

The “We are one people” slogan vs. the reality of two Liberias; “Stop acting like dumb people.”

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James Kokulo Fasuekoi, Eden Prairie, Minn. – In 2007, Dr. Nat Gbessagee took me to task for using the popular Liberian phrase, “We are one people.”  Prof. Gbessagee’s point was  Full Article »

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Only in Liberia, but culture is culture in other parts of the world
Feb 13, 2015 Ξ 1 comment

Only in Liberia, but culture is culture in other parts of the world

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James Kokulo Fasuekoi, Eden Prairie, Minn., Part II: Continue from last edition – In other places of the world culture, generally, is regarded as “culture,” however bizarre some may appear,  Full Article »

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Indian Community Disturbed by Roughing of 57-year-old grandfather in Alabama, “He don’t speak a lick of English.”
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Indian Community Disturbed by Roughing of 57-year-old grandfather in Alabama, “He don’t speak a lick of English.”

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MADISON, Alabama (AP) — The Indian government is “extremely disturbed” by the treatment of a 57-year-old grandfather from that country who was severely roughed up by police while walking in  Full Article »

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Celebrated news anchor highlights ALJA’s role in Liberian journalism
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Celebrated news anchor highlights ALJA’s role in Liberian journalism

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Delaware, USA – The Liberia Broadcasting System’s (LBS) former celebrated news anchor, Kwame Clement says Liberian journalists in the United States operating under the banner, Association of Liberian Journalists in the Americas, will become a force in Liberia if they remain united.

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Carter blames “Native” “witchcraft activities” for lack of development
Feb 6, 2015 Ξ 1 comment

Carter blames “Native” “witchcraft activities” for lack of development

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In fact, many locals believed that prior to little Tweh’s kidnap and subsequent murder, the same Yancy-Anderson group may have been responsible for scores of disappearances and killings of teenagers in the Harper area but it was the case of this 12 year-old that somehow turned the tide on the big fishes of Maryland that fateful year.

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Liberia: A place where platitudes and hypocrisy take precedence over noble goals
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Liberia: A place where platitudes and hypocrisy take precedence over noble goals

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Examining Daily Observer’s “Poro Devil” Story & Ed Carter’s divisive Comments James Kokulo Fasuekoi, Eden Prairie, Minn – While neighboring sub-regional ECOWAS countries continue to focus on building strong human labor force  Full Article »

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Ebola cases registered across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone rose in January, WHO reports
Feb 5, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Ebola cases registered across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone rose in January, WHO reports

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During the seven days leading up to February 1, 124 new cases were confirmed across the three west African countries at the epicenter of the devastating outbreak. Thirty-nine of the new cases were in Guinea, where the outbreak began in December 2013, with at least 11 new cases attributed to a single unsafe burial. A week earlier, the country had confirmed just 30 new cases.

Bamba 1 Radio Interviews

Feb 5, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Little things that matter in marriage

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On this edition, we have invited Imam Adam Fofana who was born into the religion of Islam, in N’Zerekore, Guinea. He attended primary, secondary, and high school in Guinea and  Full Article »

Bamba 1 Radio Interviews

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Listening to author Momoh Dudu on …

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“Harrowing December” does not only tell the stories of those who have seen or experienced war, but sets the tone for generations to come. Even though the setting might be  Full Article »