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U.S. Elections 2012: It’s really time to “take America back” (2)

by Tola Adenle With the Republicans’ self-inflicted wound on the way to the 2012 elections festering and not letting up, racists of various stripes are crawling out of the woodworks. The opening salvo of this new face of America – … Continue reading

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U.S. Elections 2012: Time to really “take America back” (1) – Tola Adenle

On May 24 last year, I presented http://emotanafricana.com/2011/05/24/u-s-votes-2012-obama-will-do-it-again/ in what might have been considered jumping the gun, especially in Nigeria which is as far away from America – not in distance – as one could be.  Well, the election year … Continue reading

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Why do immigrant kids perform so well in America: Indian-Americans & the annual Scripps Spelling Bee

by Tola Adenle   Since I first watched The Scripps National Spelling Bee competition in the 70s, I’ve always been awestruck by the drama of an event that dates back to the 1920s starring kids many of whom are yet … Continue reading

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U.S. Votes 2012: Obama will do it again!

by Tola Adenle [The date for the Obama essay was mistakenly mixed up with the date for the Ulli Beier story to be used this Friday which was also a 3-part series.  The Beier story was February  ’09 while the … Continue reading

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