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What is the value of African lives, to its own leaders & to Western news outlets? Africa is a continent of 53 nations, 3000 languages, dozens in Nigeria alone where indigene & citizen, Islamist & Christian, fight it out. Yet how often do we hear African communiqués, commentary, & context rather than neo-colonial opinions & interests. Questions of identity, inequality & indigenous independence are forgotten... http://bit.ly/Africanlives

The Khoisan tribes, found in southern Africa, lived in near-isolation from the rest of humanity for thousands of years. The distribution of the three language families spoken by Khoisan people is shown on this map in green

FBI 2000-2013 mass shooting incidents in America compared to Orlando gay bar shooting June 2016  http://www.katyjon.com/norwich-lgbt-allies-stand-with-orlando-vigil-against-hate-homophobia/

Norwich LGBT & Allies Stand with Orlando Vigil against Hate & Homophobia

Je Suis Bruxelles, Lahore and the world. Terrorism has become all too common, not just Belgium, France and Turkey, but the other countries who face it daily - Iraq, Syria, Pakistan, Nigeria and many more. Enough! ‪#‎JeSuisSickofThisShit‬

Je Suis Bruxelles, Lahore and the world. Terrorism has become all too common, not just Belgium, France and Turkey, but the other countries who face it daily - Iraq, Syria, Pakistan, Nigeria and many more. Enough! ‪#‎JeSuisSickofThisShit‬

World Refugee Day, Record Numbers Refugees from "forced displacement" recorded worldwide in 2015 numbered over 65 million according to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.

Highest Numbers Ever on World Refugee Day as Humanitarian Crisis Escalates

Africa Day 2015 - African language diversity economic progress map  "I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself" - Nelson Mandela. ‪#‎AfricaDay‬  Africa is a diverse, divided continent, not some amorphous whole, but its biggest crisis in the central north and east remains Islamic extremism: Boko Haram, Islamic State, Al Shabaab. Elsewhere it is exploited by foreign interests.

Africa Day - 25 May 2015 On Africa Day it is worth reflecting on diversity as much as the so-called unity of the African Union. Africa may be a continent but it is far

The Mapamundi Tragico or “Tragedy World Map” was first created by Mexican designer Eduardo Salles, in April 2015, but epitomises the way we feel about terror in nations distant from our own.

The Mapamundi Tragico or “Tragedy World Map” was first created by Mexican designer Eduardo Salles, in April but epitomises the way we feel about terror in nations distant from our own.

"On International Migrants Day, let us reaffirm our commitment to shape diverse and open societies that provide opportunities and lives of dignity for all migrants." - Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General  http://www.bubblews.com/news/9709178

“Migrant Deaths on World Borders, Jan-Sept 2014

Nigeria's ethnic, linguistic, religious & economic diveristy a contributing factor to unrest and inaction over 1000s of lives lost and 10000s displaced due to internal conflict with Boko Haram and more...http://wp.me/p4sRH3-51

Bantu languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


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