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Day: <span>August 1, 2003</span>

City of Loango, ca. 17th centuryEngraving adapted from Olfert Dapper,

In Africa, as we look upon places like Lakes Albert, George, Edwards and Victoria and Stanley Pool and Livingstone Falls, we find that the banks of these waters have been drenched in blood.   Seeing those names is  comparable finding Adolph   Hitler=s name on a village square in Poland.  Only by invoking Hitler=s name, can you […]Read More

HENRY MORTON STANLEY, KING LEOPOLD II & AIDS IN AFRICA

In Africa, as we look upon places like Lakes Albert, George, Edwards and Victoria and Stanley Pool and Livingstone Falls, we find that the banks of these waters have been drenched in blood.   Seeing those names is  comparable finding Adolph   Hitler=s name on a village square in Poland.  Only by invoking Hitler=s name, can you […]Read More

Routes taken by Stanley across Central Africa connects early AIDS

In Africa, as we look upon places like Lakes Albert, George, Edwards and Victoria and Stanley Pool and Livingstone Falls, we find that the banks of these waters have been drenched in blood.   Seeing those names is  comparable finding Adolph   Hitler=s name on a village square in Poland.  Only by invoking Hitler=s name, can you […]Read More

In Africa, as we look upon places like Lakes Albert,

In a novel-like fashion, this riveting text tells the story of how the African continent was invaded by bands of European terrorists, led by Henry Morton (ADr. Livingstone, I presume@) Stanley, a journalist and explorer.  In this passage, Hochschild shows how Stanley and his men went about their work: ATo those unfortunate enough to live […]Read More

=Tis the Season August

 The streets are closed off for block parties, the parks are alive with cookouts and concerts, and the beaches are jammed with swimmers. Down on Court Street, politicians= attorneys are busy filing lawsuits to keep their opponents off the ballot, while investigators dig for mud to leak to the press and mail to the voters. […]Read More

General Critique

Eugene Brunelle, Sc.D, MIT Member ASMF, AIAA, Am. Acad. Mechs. SIAM, AMS Former Princeton University Professor AFFINE TRANSFORMATION: LORENTZ TRANSFORMATION It is important to view the contributions of Gabriel Oyibo in the following light: the knowledge base and technology base (especially, no computer technology was required to formulate the works) necessary to reproduce Gabriel=s work […]Read More

LIFE, WORKS OF JAMES E. DAVIS – “STATESMAN, VISIONARY,

Thousands saluted the life and pledged to carry the torch for James E. Davis, the slain Brooklyn Councilman of the 35th District, in the  spirit of the love by which he lived and dedicated his life. “Mr. Davis was on the verge of becoming something great for his people,” says Sabenah Casey, 39, a senior […]Read More