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Digby, Nova Scotia

settlements like nearby Digby (Digby, Nova Scotia) and Clementsport (Clementsport, Nova Scotia) while others stayed. Some such as Anglican minister Jacob Bailey remained in Annapolis Royal and became members of the town's elite. Many escaped slaves who fought for the British known as Black Loyalists were also part of the Loyalist migration, including Thomas Peters (Thomas Peters (revolutionary)), an important Black Loyalist leader who first arrived in Annapolis Royal before taking land


Batumi

of the important Black Sea port of Batumi and to bolster Communist leanings among the ethnic Georgian (Georgian people) Muslims living in Turkey. Under Joseph Stalin, Islam, like Christianity, was repressed. Between June 2000 and July 2004, a different flag was used by the government of Aslan Abashidze. The blue background represents the Black Sea, while the seven stars represent Ajaria's two cities (Batumi and Kobuleti


Works Progress Administration

artists. Artists and writers both gained work that helped them survive the Depression. Among them were Jacob Lawrence and Richard Wright (Richard Wright (author)). Politics, human and social conditions all became the subjects of accepted art forms. Important cities with significant black populations and important African-American art circles included Philadelphia, Boston, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. The WPA led to a new wave of important black art professors. Mixed media


Sofia

Bulgarian city and the capital of the Plovdiv Province Infrastructure and transport Karlovo is located on the main road E 78, one of the two roads which connect the capital Sofia to the southern part of the Black Sea. The city is an important point on the railway between Sofia and the commercially important Black Sea port of Burgas. There are frequent trains to the second biggest railway station in the country — Plovdiv. '''Bianka Panova''' (


Havana

a tribute to Shakur, "A Song for Assata", on his album ''Like Water for Chocolate (Like Water for Chocolate (album))'', after traveling to Havana to meet with Shakur personally. Neal, Mark Anthony. (May 5, 2000). Nas (Nas (rapper)) also paid homage to Assata by listing her name in the booklet of his latest CD Untitled along with other important black figures which inspired the album " Like Water for Chocolate


Puerto Rico

evidence showed Puerto Ricans' patrilineage to be approximately 75% European, 20% Black African, and less than 5% indigenous . The combined results reveal a mostly mestizo (Taino (Taíno people) and European) population with important Black African elements (Demographics of Puerto Rico). The group had its greatest success with the imposition of a 1984 federal law, the National Minimum Drinking Age Act, that introduced a federal penalty (a 5


Moscow

collaborated with the newspapers ''Il Giorno'' and ''La Stampa''. The Soviet government declared the Adjar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic on 16 July 1921. Turkey ceded the region to Bolsheviks on the condition that it would be granted autonomy, for the sake of the Muslims among Adjara's mixed population. It is thought also that Moscow wanted to avoid giving Georgia (Georgia (country)) complete control of the important Black Sea


Turkey

Georgia (Georgia (country)) complete control of the important Black Sea port of Batumi and to bolster Communist leanings among the ethnic Georgian (Georgian people) Muslims living in Turkey. Under Joseph Stalin, Islam, like Christianity, was repressed. 1920s After completing her shakedown training in New England waters, ''Humphreys'' sailed 14 August for special duty in the Mediterranean. For the next year she


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