Timeline of Humanity
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21st Century Collage

21st Century Events

2000 - Present

Surveying the Past

Historical Events

300000 BC to 1999

in focus:  Current Events
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Profiles and events exclusive to descendants of the African people; around the world, from the beginning of time to the present.
Button Death by Law Enforcement
Essential intent of U.S. law enforcement, along with the names, faces and circumstances of a population of African Americans killed by law enforcement, from 2014 to Present.
Button Middle East Conflict
Jews and Arabs of Palestine have been fighting off and on for over 100 years, and the seeds of the conflict date back 1000s of years. View from the beginning up to the age of nuclear and chemical weapons.
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Russia is a great world power and the largest country. It owns the largest stockpile of nuclear weapons. It is a leading producer of oil and natural gas, and owns the 6th largest purchasing wealth in the world.
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The Korean Peninsula was once a colony of China and under strong cultural influence. Later, Japan took control. After World War II, the U.S. controlled South Korea and Russia North Korea. Civil war ensued.
Button Syrian Arab
Syria's leader, Bashar al-Assad, refused to step away from inherited power, resulting in a civil war. Major world powers became involved --- conducting air strikes, sending troops, and aiding rebels against al-Assad.
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After World War II and the Korean Civil War, 140 million Koreans were wiped from the face of the earth -- 70 million were non-military civilians. The race for (and against) Korea nuclear armament has been on since then.
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Russia is a great world power and the largest country. It owns the largest stockpile of nuclear weapons. It is a leading producer of oil and natural gas, and owns the 6th largest purchasing wealth in the world.
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China is one of the world's first civilizations, ruled by dynasties. Their invention of gun powder changed the world forever. A nuclear state with one of the world's fastest-growing, and second largest economies.

in focus:  The African Continent
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Exploration of the history, people, conflicts, culture, politics and religion in the country of Egypt, on the African continent, to present day.

Button Niger West Africa

Niger, a former French colony, is the largest country in West Africa, with about 21 million people. About 80% of Niger lies in the Sahara Desert, and it experiences frequent droughts and spreading desertification.

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The nations, tribes, culture and experiences of the people of South Africa, prior and up to the colonial envasion of Europeans.