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Malcolm X and Castro.

That time Malcolm X met Fidel Castro in Harlem 60 years ago on this day. A year after the Cuban Revolution, Castro and his delegation came to New York to attend the UN General Assembly, but the management of the Manhattan hotel the delegation booked now refused to house them ...

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Mast Taukali

Sammo with her herd at Mountain of Rastrani Grazes her livestock and fetch water from far Dragging behind her herd barefoot My Moon face doesn’t look good amidst sheep and goats. Request you I ,O Clouds of Badraa Give her shadow and pour down on her grazing field Laughing with ...

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Bolivia: The lithium coup

A supporter of Bolivia’s former president Evo Morales yells at a police officer, telling him to respect the nation’s indigenous people in La Paz, Bolivia, 2019 IN NOVEMBER 2019 President Trump welcomed the coup in Bolivia that toppled its democratically elected president, Evo Morales, as “one step closer to a ...

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The Prayer Poem for the Baloch Nation

O’ Gracious God bestow the Baloch Nation with persons who are; Sagacious, valiant, magnanimous, compassionate and courageous too Their prudence and sagaciousness be more glorious than the brightest morns Their evergreen wisdom be resplendently dazzling in magnificence and majesty Their minds, thoughts and discernment all free of fetters of obsolete ...

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A sad journey

THE life and struggles of Hasil Khan Bizenjo, who passed away last week, defines the conundrum the state of Pakistan has turned Balochistan into. He succeeded in achieving many things he attempted but his efforts to secure for Balochistan the degree of democratic self-rule, allowed to a large extent to ...

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