Category Archives: Labor

The Chinese emigrants who help build our railroads across the United States (part 3)

The Chinese emigrants who help build our railroads across the United States (part 3) At first, only a handful of Chinese came, mainly as merchants, former sailors, to America. The first Chinese people of this wave arrived in the United … Continue reading

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KOREA A Brief History

KOREA A Brief History Studies of polymorphisms in the human Y-chromosome have so far produced evidence to suggest that the Korean people have a long history as a distinct, mostly endogamous or marriage outside the tribe or ethnic group, with … Continue reading

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History of Chinese Americans Part (2) USA

History of Chinese Americans Part (2) USA At first only a handful of Chinese came, mainly as merchants, former sailors, to America. The first Chinese people of this wave arrived in the United States around 1815. Subsequent immigrants that came … Continue reading

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Marguerite Porete

Marguerite Porete 1250-1310 age 60 Mairie de Paris, Paris, France was found guilty and sentenced to be burnt at the stake as a relapsed heretic. Porete died on 1 June 1310 in Paris at the Place de Grève a French-speaking … Continue reading

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Mehman Huseynov

Mehman Huseynov 1992 (age 26 years), Baku, Azerbaijan He is an Azerbaijani journalist and human rights, activist. He was arrested in central Baku at around 8 pm local time on Monday 9 January 2017. He had recently posted pictures on … Continue reading

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