Kaepernick sitting during the national anthem
By Marie Polo
I read a lot of different comments this week regarding this situation. I too
can see both sides of the argument. The national anthem is something where you
stand up for out of respect. Yes there
Contemporary World History
Based on your viewing the video, The Cold War, Part 2cfw_the Iron Curtain,
please answer the following questions:
Why was Truman criticized for inviting Winston Churchill to the U.S.?
Churchhill's speech was not well
1. Dhows / Chinese Compass- two inventions which would spur globalization in the afroeurasian world; Dhows is a ship
2. Mande or Mandinka Peoples- africans of west africa who founded the mali empire
3. The Mongols- nomadic asians who would use conquest to
16 September 2016
Ferdinand and Isabella (Rulers of spain and married couple) were behind what we call the
Spanish Inquisition. The Inquisition was established in Spain in the year 1481.
29 September 2016
Lecture Report #1
The Rock the mic series held here on campus had Terrence J come in to tell us his story.
Terrence J is an actor, tv personality, motivational speaker and author. He worked
January 31, 2017
Strong People Union 101A (Feb. 4, 4-5 P.M)
Dr. Cornell West B.N. Duke (Feb. 10, 6 P.M.)
China Red Turban Movement
o Form Ming Dynasty
o Forbidden City
o Imperial Bureaucracy
o Promoted Religion
o Crushed Revolt
February 2, 2017
The word inquisition is defined as an official investigation, especially one of a political
or religious nature, characterized by lack of regard for individual rights, prejudice on
January 12, 2017
Why is History Important?
History is defined as a continuous, systematic narrative of past events as relating to a
particular people, country, period, person, etc. History is studied all throughout ones educationa
January 19, 2017
Three Major Islamic Empires
o Empire of the Ottomans
Would encompass parts of eastern Europe
Ran by Sultans
Longest lasting empire (early 1300s-1921)
Based on the Arabian Peninsula
o Empire of th
January 17, 2017
The Afro-Eurasian World
Dhows a type of ship
o Sails easily and easy to handle
o Can carry hella cargo
Madagascar Cosmopolitan place
Mali Mande people
Gold, Salt, Slaves (West Africa)
o Kinship Slavery most
January 12, 2017
1. Patterns in Populations and Diasporas
a. Diaspora the dispersion of any people from their original homeland
2. Economic Networks and Exchange
a. Follow the money
3. Power Its uses and abuses
Me llamo Demoria Wiley.
Tengo dieciocho aos.
Soy de Forest City, Carolina del Norte.
Yo soy estudiante en la Universidad del Norte Carolina Central.
Yo vivo en la residenca del estudiante.
Mi color favorito es amarillo.
Me gusta comer hamburgue
Chapter 11 Crises and Recovery in Afro-Eurasia, 1300-1500
Red Turban Movement
How did dynastic rulers seek
Exam in School of Ed. Auditorium, 2:00PM, December 4th
Carlos LinneausNaturalists that classified humans into five separate races, based on skin color and personal traits.
Jan Coen/The Nutmeg TradeDutch Ships Captain who killed 15,000 to
Cameron A. Rogers
October 19, 2015
Reflection #3: Guns, Germs and Steel
The third part of this documentary focuses on African geography with its beautiful
landscapes and mountains. In the beginning of the documentary the narra
Test 1 (Chapters 10, 11, & 12)
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
1. What was the main usefulness of the lateen sail?
A. It permitted easy sailing up river.
The Portuguese monarchs successfully consolidated their political power by:
A. seeking peace between the Moors and the Castilians.
B. granting Atlantic islands to nobles as lucrative hereditary possessions,
ensuring the political loyalty of noble families
Cameron A. Rogers
September 8, 2015
Reflection: Guns, Germs and Steel
This is a very appealing documentary which presents the search on why some societies
are substantially successful than others. This documentary of Jared Dia
The African-American Odyssey 5th Edition
Thursday, December 3, 2015
1. What did freedom mean to ex-slaves? How did their priorities differ from those of African
Americans who had been free before the Civil War?
- Freedom mean
December 4, 2014
Who You Be, Who We Be
The present is a gift quoted by one of Hip-Hops game changers a lyricist from
Chicago, IL. Common is one of the first rappers Ive ever gone on a journey with in terms of the
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
The Origin Unknown
The family I come from is one built off of many different heritages and cultures,
unfortunately tracing back many generations were not easy due to deaths and a missing
5. Discuss the Columbian Exchange's positive and negative effects on the New World, and for Native
Americans in particular. Was it more detrimental than beneficial, or the other way around? Why?
The Columbian Exchange was more beneficial to the New World
1. What caused of the Great Depression of the 1930s and what were the economic effects on blacks
in the cities and rural areas?
Most African Americans were either trapped in the falling southern agricultural system or eking out a
October 23, 2015
Julian Assange was famous for using his IQ to hack into many databases of high profiled
companies. In 1991 Assange broke into the master terminal of Nortel, which lead him
into some trouble with the law, he w
September 30, 2015
Many of us African Americans do not study black history thoroughly enough to
know most of our history regarding slavery. The history that we are aware of is about
Slavery in America. And because of this, when we s
October 2, 2015
Protest In Mexico Over Missing Students
Last year on September 26, forty three students were on their way to a protest in Iguala
when stopped by Mexican Police and never seen again. It is believed that
September 11, 2015
BBC Finds Evidence on Chemical Attacks in Syria
Millions of people are fleeing Syria because of the constant fear of chemical attacks.
All chemical weapons were supposed to have been disposed of two
August 26, 2015
World Societies Since 1450
NPR Summary #2
Hungary Builds Anti-Migrant Fence
In the news today the Hungarian Government has built a 110-mile long barbed
wire fence in order to keep out the migrants fleeing Syria and many other