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Black history month in Dakar

African–American history month is being celebrated on this side of the Atlantic.  On Friday night, I attended a screening of Prince Among Slaves.  This 2007 film tells the extraordinary story of Abdul Rahman Ibrahima, son of a Fula king in the Fouta Djalon highlands (on the Guinean border with Senegal), who was captured during battle […]