Descendant of slave-ship survivor praises new book detailing 'the stories of the struggle, of the survival' – WHYY


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Descendant of slave-ship survivor praises new book detailing 'the stories of the struggle, of the survival'
WHYY
“Barracoon: The Story of the Last 'Black Cargo,'” one of the only surviving first-person accounts of the transatlantic slave trade, was published in May after sitting in a Howard University archive for decades. But it's a story Garry … “So what we

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'Barracoon' spurs a long-overdue conversation about last known slave-ship survivor – WHYY


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'Barracoon' spurs a long-overdue conversation about last known slave-ship survivor
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(Daniel Burke for WHYY). “Barracoon: The Story of the Last 'Black Cargo,'” one of the only surviving first-person accounts of the transatlantic slave trade, was published in May after sitting in a Howard University archive for decades. … “So what we

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Link between head trauma sustained during sport and dementia – The Scotsman


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Link between head trauma sustained during sport and dementia
The Scotsman
Dr Willie Stewart, from the University of Glasgow said the team analysed brain specimens from patients surviving a year or more after a single, severe traumatic brain injury. He added: “We saw evidence of much more widespread deposits of abnormal tau …

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Minnesota mom gives birth after surviving fire, shares story years later – KMSP-TV


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Minnesota mom gives birth after surviving fire, shares story years later
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"Regions Hospital never gave up on me,” said Fatima. “After finally eight years I went to the camp and that was the first time I was able to tell people what happened.” Fatima hopes by sharing her story it will help others choose to face their trauma

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