A Single Migration From Afrika Populated the World, Studiez Find

by  Carl Zimmer The KhoiSan, hunter-gatherers living today in southern Africa, above, are among hundreds of indigenous people whose genetic makeup has provided new clues to human prehistory. Credit Eric Laforgue/Gamma-Rapho, via Getty Images Modern humans evolved in Africa roughly 200,000 years ago. But how did our species go on to populate the rest of […]

See Where the Electronic Junk You Thought You Recycled Endz Up

A new report finds that old phones, computers, and other electronic waste sent to U.S. recycling centers are heading to landfills in developing countries.  An employee examines electronic waste waiting to be dismantled and recycled at a recycling plant in Holliston, Massachusetts. (Photo: Zoran Milich/Getty Images) Environmental watchdog group Basel Action Network wanted to find […]

The Public Archive: Nat Turner and the Haitian Revolution

In consequence of the alarming increase of the Black population at the South, fears have been long entertained, that it might one day be the unhappy lot of the whites, in that section, to witness scenes similar to those which but a few years since, nearly depopulated the once flourishing island of St. Domingo of […]

Police Body Cameraz Are OK, But How To Protect Innocent Prisonerz?

by Lorenzo Johnson Police officers are increasingly being required to wear body cameras so that their use of force can be documented and judged. But what about the action that takes place behind the scenes — in police stations and prosecutors’ offices? It’s time to think about what measures can be put in place to […]

Reality Check: History

As we have shown in other pages, the ancient Hebrews were Black people. Consequently Jesus and his disciples were also Black, as were the early Prophets and Saints. The following Christian icons are mainly from the Orthodox Christian Church, which unlike the Catholic and Protestant Church’s, seems to have resisted the urge to make everyone […]