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PEOPLE OF COLOUR

  The typical definition of a person of colour is someone who is not white or of European heritage. My first thought then is, when did white stop being a colour? Addressing only blacks as people of colour is very absurd to me. As far as I’m concerned, whites, blacks, browns, and whatever colour people choose to place themselves under all come under the phrase, “people of colour”. Therefore addressing only blacks with that phrase makes me feel as though the whites still believe that …

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Africans with notable achievements! Be inspired!

Black is not only beautiful, we’ve got beauty and brains. Here are just a few Africans with notable achievements: Chinonye Omeh. A Nigerian known for his research into the use of wind propelled turbines to generate electricity. This guy don tire for NEPA, and did try to make a difference. Philip Emeagwali. A Nigerian scientist and inventor known for first using a connection machine supercomputer to help analyse petroleum fields. Christiaan Barnard. A South African cardiac surgeon who performed the world’s first human to human …

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