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African Contributions To World Civilizations!

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  • 1. Also was when the continentdrifted from Middle each other Eocene in a matterof time

2. According to history humans were originated by monkeys but 130,000 years ago the first human Lucy was discovered in Ethiopia 3. First to have an emergedcivilization Ancient Nile ValleycivilizationKnown as Eypt 4. Taught civilization. Modern people still readliterature from ancient Greece including the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic (meaning long and heroic)poems by Homer all in ancient Greece 5. Alexander the great invaded Egypt so hecan destroy and conquer. He also led the first European invasion of Africa 6. In September circa 500 - 1000 AD an army of German tribesmen led by a man who had served in the Roman army, met and defeated roughly half of Rome's troops in the western empire. 7. Three great West African kingdoms that emerged during Europes Dark Ages 8. Statement made by the pope that decried Spain and Portugal could reduce to servitude any infidel 9. In 1776 the Declaration of Independence was written and in 1863 the Emancipation Proclamation was written. 10. Civil rights movement ! MartinLuther King and Malcolm X were leaders of the civil rights movement, they believed that all African Americans had theright to do the same as the whites 11. The NYPD wanted to get rid of the black panther party, in the 1970s.COINTELPRO (an acronym for Counter Intelligence Program) was a series ofcovert, and often illegal, projects conducted by the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) aimed at investigating and disrupting dissidentpolitical organizations within the United States. The FBI used covert operations from its inception, however formalCOINTELPRO operations took placebetween 1956 and 1971.[2] The FBI's stated motivation at the time was "protecting national security, preventingviolence, and maintaining the existingsocial and political order."