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  • Africa
  • On a North American continent controlled by American Indians, contact among the peoples of Europe, the Americas, and West Africa created a new world. (artstor.org)
  • Shirley Graham Du Bois explained to Africans: "Not only have the imperialists and racists robbed, plundered and ravaged this fruitful continent, but they have employed every means of degradation, oppression and shame to humiliate Africans and all the children of Africa. (blackagendareport.com)
  • On the occasion of the historic dedication for Bahá'í and public worship of the first Mashriqu'l-Adhkar of the African continent, we suggest that you either write or cable the National Spiritual Assembly of Central and East Africa, congratulating them on the completion at so early a date of this Mother House of Worship, so dear to our beloved Guardian's heart. (bahai-library.com)
  • Bernard Bailyn gives us a compelling account of the first great transit of people from Britain, Europe, and Africa to British North America, their involvements with each other, and their struggles with the indigenous peoples of the eastern seaboard. (audible.com)
  • 15th
  • Africans and their descendants were an integral part of the exploration of Spanish America from the 15th through the 18th centuries. (nps.gov)
  • lands
  • The lands of the Sioux have also been a focal point for some of the most dramatic events in the American Indian Movement of recent times, especially the 71-day occupation of Wounded Knee, South Dakota , in 1973, which brought national media attention to the Pine Ridge Reservation. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In the 18th and early 19th centuries, a Native American empire rose to dominate the fiercely contested lands of the American Southwest, the southern Great Plains, and northern Mexico. (audible.com)
  • In addition to the three challenges, America faces one great opportunity, the opportunity to expand national territory into Spanish and French lands of Florida and Louisiana. (scribd.com)
  • fought
  • Those Native American artifacts had been passed down in his family for generations, beginning with an uncle who claims to have fought against the Cheyenne and the Arapaho with General Custer at the Battle of the Washita. (pbs.org)
  • As they fought to assert their independence, Americans apparently began to desire a new allegorical image to represent their nation. (learner.org)
  • However, in the quest for a bigger America, Native American communities were destroyed and a war was fought with Mexico. (scholastic.com)
  • Sixteenth
  • Sixteenth century conquistadors of African and Afro-Hispanic American descent, hereafter referred to as "black conquistadors," were as much a part of the exploration of the Americas as their Spanish counterparts. (nps.gov)
  • Although the image of Columbia was new when Wheatley developed it in 1775, iconographic representations of America as a woman had existed since the sixteenth century. (learner.org)
  • Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century drawings almost always repre-sented the New World as a woman, and usually as a Native American. (learner.org)
  • History
  • This teaching resource provides curated images of works of art and primary source documents including maps, cartoons, posters and essays that reflect and illustrate key concepts for each of the 9 periods in the AP® United States History Curriculum. (artstor.org)
  • The immense geographical spread of Siouan-language peoples, from the Rocky Mountains to the Atlantic Ocean , from the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico, attests to their importance in the history of the North American continent - most of that history having occurred before the arrival of non-Indians. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Despite being only the third most powerful storm of the 2005 hurricane season, Katrina was the worst natural disaster in the history of the United States. (history.com)
  • History Detective Wes Cowan meets with Jerry Greene, a historian of the Indian Wars. (pbs.org)
  • After watching the "Powder Keg of Tension" video from the History Detectives episode Chief Black Kettle , lead a discussion about what the students already know about Manifest Destiny and the Indian Wars. (pbs.org)
  • History of American Foreign Policy http://amforeignpolicyii.bravepages.com/index.html American Foreign Policy II: A Brief Survey of American Foreign Policy History Gordon Neal Diem American foreign policy during the years of the Confederation and the early years of the new federal republic faces a variety of challenges. (scribd.com)
  • perspectives
  • We wanted to get perspectives from American-Indian parents about infant mortality, what a healthy baby means to them, what a safe baby means to them," said Leanna Vankeuren, the center's health program manager. (blogspot.com)
  • dominance
  • Nonetheless, with these states being surrounded and under the economic dominance by the imperialist countries they could in no genuine sense be considered sovereign nations. (blackagendareport.com)
  • years
  • After the fourth of these conflicts, the Seven Years' (or French and Indian) War , the British government tried to reform the now greatly expanded empire. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The French and Indian War, which became the Seven Years' War in Europe, created unprecedented problems of finance and control for Britain. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Between 1519 and 1600, 151.6 thousand Africans disembarked on the Spanish American mainland and another 187.7 thousand over the next 50 years. (nps.gov)
  • Prior to joining HARMAN, he has spent 22 years with ABB Ltd. where he has last held the dual role of president, with responsibility for the company's global P&L and chairman and chief executive officer of ABB North America. (welcomenri.com)
  • In the East, Southwest, and Northwest Coast, Indians lived in villages that stayed in the same place for years, moving only to plant new fields once the old ones wore out. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The United States Constitution bars states from restricting citizens from voting on grounds of race, color, previous condition of servitude, sex, failure to pay any tax, or age (for citizens who are at least eighteen years old). (wikipedia.org)
  • Although they were dependent in different ways upon each, the Abenaki managed to remain independent from both through King William's War (1688-1697), Queen Anne's War (1702-1713), King George's War (1744-1748), and the Seven Years' War (1756-1763), each of which was an American counterpart to wars in Europe . (encyclopedia.com)
  • Florence, South Carolina, January 11, 2000), somehow I suspected that the status of education in the United States was unlikely to improve over the next few years, and that ignorance in America would continue to flourish. (karlonia.com)
  • In less than 300 years, settlers spread across a vast wilderness that covered the western United States. (scholastic.com)
  • Since the settling of American over 400 years ago, our continent and country has been run by a white power structure. (truth-out.org)
  • governmental
  • however, Sam Houston, during his terms as president of the republic of Texas and as governor of the state of Texas, unsuccessfully attempted to accommodate the needs of Indians into Texas governmental policy. (encyclopedia.com)
  • While "East Indian" remains in use, the term " South Asian " is often chosen instead for academic and governmental purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Britain
  • In response Britain, France and the State of Israel invaded the North African state with the intent to remove the Nasser government. (blackagendareport.com)
  • The British Challenge American independence is granted unwillingly by Great Britain, so it is understandable the British have no interest in either nurturing the new republic or being too far removed from the scene if the new republic is to fail. (scribd.com)
  • fifty
  • Voting for federal office in all fifty states and the District of Columbia is restricted to citizens only. (wikipedia.org)
  • Manifest Destiny
  • They then analyze the narrative of the Indian Wars by examining a collection of images that demonstrate the differences between the reality and the rhetoric of Manifest Destiny. (pbs.org)
  • Suggestions for adaptation include: limit the number of images in the slideshow, include more assets from the Indian Wars (see Resources) in the slideshow, or ask students to do their own research into Manifest Destiny to further investigate both the rhetoric and reality. (pbs.org)
  • To view Manifest Destiny and the Indian Wars slideshow, click here . (pbs.org)
  • At the time, many Americans believed in Manifest Destiny, the idea that the United States was destined to spread across the entire North American continent. (pbs.org)
  • Says Brown: "Only the New Englanders, who had destroyed or driven out all their Indians, spoke against Manifest Destiny. (bookrags.com)
  • whites
  • Between 1850 and 1880, numerous treaties were negotiated between whites and Indians in all parts of the West, from Nebraska to California. (scholastic.com)
  • Although white Americans and black Americans use harmless drugs like marijuana at almost the exact same rate, blacks are arrested for possession much more frequently than whites are. (truth-out.org)
  • profound
  • An increasingly pluralistic United States faced profound domestic and global challenges, debated the proper degree of government activism, and sought to define its international role. (artstor.org)
  • Wheatley's use of the Columbia image is interesting both for its insistence on the goddess's Caucasian looks and for the profound influence it had on American culture. (learner.org)
  • among
  • As news networks broadcast scenes from the devastated city to the world, it became obvious that a vast majority of the victims were African-American and poor, leading to difficult questions among the public about the state of racial equality in the United States. (history.com)
  • These are just three examples of the many expeditions which included Africans and African Americans among their members. (nps.gov)
  • As part of a national effort to reduce infant deaths among the group, American Indian mothers and fathers were invited to the Indian Walk-In Center in Salt Lake City on Saturday to brainstorm effective and culturally appropriate ways to promote healthy pregnancies and babies. (blogspot.com)
  • conflicts
  • The 40 images in this group include documentation in the form of political cartoons, illustrations and photographs describing the conflicts and material culture of the United States as the world's first modern mass democracy. (artstor.org)
  • Documentation of the bounty of the natural resources of North America and the impetus to fully engage in foreign and domestic trade, expand its national borders, and isolate itself from European conflicts are also shared in this group. (artstor.org)
  • The Battle of the Washita was part of a series of conflicts known as the Indian Wars, which stretched from the seventeenth century into the twentieth. (pbs.org)
  • enemy
  • A "Real Whig" (or "Country") political ideology emerged, which denounced this powerful state as the enemy of liberty, stressed the dangers of standing armies, and insisted that consent to taxation was the property holder's sole bulwark against "enslavement" by would‐be tyrants in the government. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Brinkley, 212) The General made every attempt to depict the Indians as the enemy, who should be suppressed for the benefit of the white man. (brightkite.com)
  • name
  • The name "America," after all, is a feminization of explorer Amerigo Vespucci's Christian name. (learner.org)
  • As a 2004 Harvard study pointed out, employers are more likely call back someone with a white sounding name like Alice than they are someone with an African-American sounding name like "Latisha. (truth-out.org)
  • complication
  • Dr. Kini performs over 1,000 minimally invasive coronary interventions annually (the highest number by a female interventionalist in the United States) with extremely low complication rate, less than 0.5 percent. (welcomenri.com)
  • bounty
  • Pictured half-clothed in primitive garb, America in these representations is sometimes a savage cannibal woman and sometimes a regal Indian queen offering to share her natural bounty. (learner.org)
  • Southwest
  • Spanish expeditions within what would become the United States largely covered Florida and the Southwest. (nps.gov)
  • Whether building canals in the arid Southwest or constructing fishing weirs in the streams and rivers of the rest of the continent, Indians altered their environments to provide the necessities of daily existence. (encyclopedia.com)
  • African-American
  • By 1927, when the Fourth Pan-African Congress was held in New York City, it was being structured, organized and funded by the women's organization the Circle for Peace and Foreign Relations, headed by Addie W. Hunton, a prominent African American who had intervened in support of Black soldiers during their deployment in France for the U.S. at the conclusion of World War I. (blackagendareport.com)
  • Graham Du Bois attended the Sorbonne in France to study music and later enrolled at Oberlin College in Ohio, renowned for its training of African American women dating back to the pre-Civil War period. (blackagendareport.com)
  • In 1775, the African American poet Phillis Wheatley opened the poem she addressed to George Washington with the lines "Celestial choir! (learner.org)
  • Constitution
  • Citizenship is understood as a "right to have rights" since it serves as a foundation of fundamental rights derived from and protected by the Constitution and laws of the United States, such as the rights to freedom of expression , vote , due process , live and work in the United States , and to receive federal assistance . (wikipedia.org)
  • culture
  • The 97 paintings, photographs, maps and other documents of massive migrations and urbanization, and the emergence of an industrial culture in the United States are included in this image group. (artstor.org)
  • The "American Dream" has long been a part of American society and culture. (brightkite.com)
  • While anti-Asian racism was embedded in U.S. politics and culture in the early 20th century, Indians were also racialized for their anticolonialism, with U.S. officials, casting them as a "Hindu" menace, pushing for Western imperial expansion abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Supreme Court
  • The Sioux had no way of knowing about the process that had worked itself out in the East and Southeast, whereby, in direct contravention of a U.S. Supreme Court decision ( Worchester vs. Georgia ), Indians would no longer be dealt with as sovereign nations. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In the 1923 case, United States v. Bhagat Singh Thind , the Supreme Court ruled that Punjabis were not "white persons" and were therefore racially ineligible for naturalized citizenship. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • The Sioux had the misfortune of becoming intimately acquainted with the westward thrust of American expansion at a time when American attitudes toward Indians had grown cynical. (encyclopedia.com)
  • No longer needed as allies, and looked upon as merely being in the way, Indians entered a perilous time of being regarded as dependent domestic minorities. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The third Anglo‐French War (1739-48) brought America back in to British strategic calculations for the first time. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Our beloved Guardian, at a time when what he characterized as the worst crisis since the inception of the Formative Age of the Bahá'í Dispensation, was sweeping Persia, particularly stated that this Temple was to constitute a "supreme consolation" to our oppressed and valiant brethren in the Cradle of the Faith. (bahai-library.com)
  • How did the depiction of America change over time? (learner.org)
  • great
  • We feel sure your messages will encourage and inspire the African believers throughout the continent, and bring to them a sense of the great solidarity of the believers all over the world and the degree to which they share each others' joys and victories. (bahai-library.com)
  • Frémont's party eventually reached the Columbia River north of what he called the Great Basin . (encyclopedia.com)
  • British
  • They also transformed the British state into the most powerful fiscal‐military agency in Europe . (encyclopedia.com)
  • The United States under the-then President Dwight D. Eisenhower viewed the British-led intervention as an effort to reassert London's imperialist project which had been severely curtailed as a result of World War II, threatened to withdraw Washington's underpinning of their national economy if the intervention was not halted. (blackagendareport.com)
  • After that war, the Micmac became itinerant peddlers, and the British established Indian reserves at traditional Micmac meeting places. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Indeed, there is serious political and economic instability within the confederation and serious cultural disunity that fuels British speculation the United States will not survive. (scribd.com)