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Buddha = Quranic Dhul-Kifl? Buddha was from Kapeel, & was referred to as ‘Of Kapeel’. This is exactly what is meant by  ‘Dhul-Kifl’.  The consonant ‘p’ is not present in Arabic, and the nearest letter is f- so Kapeel becomes Kifl.  The Qur’anic fig tree may refer to Buddha, since he attained to enlightenment at the foot of one.  Ancient Buddha statues show woolly hair in corn rows or small tight curls, & a wide nose & thick lips.  https://selfuni.wordpress.com/2016/04/20/the-black-prophet
A Black Mississippi Judge's Breathtaking Speech To 3 White Murderers | http://www.npr.org/blogs/codeswitch/2015/02/12/385777366/a-black-mississippi-judges-breathtaking-speech-to-three-white-murderers?   U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves, for the Southern District of Mississippi.
Buffalo Soldiers Memorial  "Buffalo soldiers" became the nickname of the black members of the 10th Cavalry Regiment of the U.S. Army in 1866, who are remembered most for their bravery and courage from the Civil War to World War II. Several monuments exist in their honor, including two in Kansas, where the original regiments were first formed. This one, commissioned by Gen. Colin Powell, was erected in 1992 in Leavenworth, Kan. The life-size statue illustrates a determined armed soldier…
Mary Smith Peake, born Mary Smith Kelsey (1823-February 22, 1862), was an American teacher and humanitarian, best known for starting a school for the children of former slaves starting in the fall of 1861 under what became known as the Emancipation Oak tree in present-day Hampton, Virginia near Fort Monroe. The first Creole teacher hired by the American Missionary Association, she was associated with its later founding of Hampton University in 1868.
Hubert Henry Harrison (April 27, 1883 – December 17, 1927) was a West Indian-American writer, orator, educator, critic, and radical socialist political activist based in Harlem, New York. He was described by activist A. Philip Randolph as “the father of Harlem radicalism” and by the historian Joel Augustus Rogers as “the foremost Afro-American intellect of his time.” John G. Jackson of American Atheists described him as "The Black Socrates".[1][2]
Cheikh Anta Diop, "The Pharoah of Knowledge", was a historian, anthropologist, physicist, and politician who studied the human race's origins and pre-colonial African culture. Cheikh Anta Diop University, in Dakar, Senegal, is named after him.
A dark area rising on the Titanic A descendant of the only black family on the Titanic said she is determined to keep the memory of her ancestors alive, giving them their rightful place in history.