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Tag Archives: Africa
Western clothing; African behavior.
Of those excavated, many have blonde or red hair.
Women are bargained for livestock.
A fourth of the gene variants were never previously identified.
They will get work permits, too.
Africa’s Village Healers Complicate Ebola Fight, Wall Street Journal
Their businesses depend on superstitious rumors.
Prevents conception for one month.
He calls the “cellphone number for the ancestors” to cure Ebola.
Sub-Saharan African Immigrants in the United States, Migration Policy Institute
Their remittances account for 2 percent of black African GDP.
Violent Protests Topple Government in Burkina Faso, New York Times
Protesters burn parliament building.
US might still medevac sick health workers to other countries.
He’s the first white head of state in Africa since F.W. de Klerk.
Judicial Watch has also heard of this plan.
Government is canceling visas.
Mudede Contraceptives Claim Spooks Matabeleland Women, Radio Dialogue
Zimbabwe minister says contraceptives were invented to prevent black births.
Doctor in New York City Is Sick with Ebola, New York Times
He caught the virus in Guinea while working for Doctors Without Borders.
It is not airborne, but it is “droplet-borne.”
Africans are more sensible than the CDC.
Don’t Shop at This Wawa, Traditional Right
The futility of trying to make things work in West Africa.
Estimated mortality rate is raised from 50 percent to 70 percent.
It’s the first case transmitted in the United States.
Curious logic from a man of science.
The Ominous Math of the Ebola Epidemic Share, Washington Post
“The number of Ebola cases . . . has been doubling about every three weeks.”
Each year 500 “witches” are lynched in Tanzania.
How the Nobel Prize Has Favoured White Western Men for More Than 100 Years, Telegraph (London)
Of 900 Nobel Prizes, only 27 have been given to people from Africa or South America.
HHS Secretary: There May Be Other Cases of Ebola in the U.S., Washington Examiner
Most of the responsibility for screening is in the country of departure.
African countries say the International Criminal Court is racist.
His family is still under quarantine.
White Man, Burdened, Economist
An anti-colonialist white man may soon be president of Zambia.
“Trying to do that is racist. Let’s us be frank about it.”
He probably lied to authorities, claiming to have no contact with Ebola patients.
Ebola Fears Increase Pressure to Restrict Flights from Africa, Washington Times
Some fear “Ebola tourism.”
“We have a responsibility to stay connected to them and help them see this through.”
Bush meat, prostitutes, and used needles.
US Ebola Fears Grow, The Hill
Now that a Liberian has brought it into the country.
Delay in Dallas Ebola Cleanup as Workers Balk at Task, New York Times
Up to 80 people are now being monitored.
Dallas Ebola Patient Was Another Visa Mistake, Center for Immigration Studies
He never should have been given a visa.
Eighteen people–including some children–are being monitored.
He was traveling in Liberia.
Some have been here since the Liberian civil wars.
Only foreign aid will stop the contagion.
Chad Becomes 37th African State to Seek Ban on Homosexuality, Guardian (London)
The punishment is 15 to 20 years in prison.
Eight Reported Dead in Attack on Ebola Workers in Guinea, Los Angeles Times
Natives think Ebola was invented by whites to kill blacks.
3,000 US troops to be sent to infected countries.
CDC Issues Ebola Checklist: ‘Now Is the Time to Prepare’, Washington Examiner
Even small hospitals are being warned.
Liberian professor says the US infects Africans through vaccines.
Millions More at Risk in Ebola Outbreak, British Study Finds, Telegraph (London)
70 million Africans, that is.
A Billion Africans Under 18 by mid-Century: More Jobs, or More Angry Youth?, Christian Science-Monitor
African countries don’t get “demographic dividends.”
Study Simulates Likelihood of Ebola Spread, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Study suggests US has an 18 percent chance of an outbreak by the end of the month.