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One Woman’s Quest for Global Literacy: Wayetu Moore
4 years ago

One Woman’s Quest for Global Literacy: Wayetu Moore

Recognizing we need more diverse books, Liberian-American Wayetu Moore set out to give young children books featuring characters that look like them. Founded in 2011, One Moore Book …
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Africa’s Women of Valor: Fighting for Women’s Rights
5 years ago

Africa’s Women of Valor: Fighting for Women’s Rights

Fear. The only word I can find to describe my emotions that day was an absolute and chilling fear. Staring across the clear bullet proof glass, it seemed as if …
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My Afropolitan Diary: Cokie Nanka
6 years ago

My Afropolitan Diary: Cokie Nanka

I have always described myself as an American national with an African ethos.  I was raised in a Liberian home, in the city of Philadelphia, which has a …
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