About 9% of Nicaragua's population are black, and mainly reside on the country's Caribbean or Atlantic coast. The black population is mostly composed of black English-speaking Creoles who are the descendents of escaped or shipwrecked slaves; many carry the name of Scottish settlers who brought slaves with them, such as Campbell, Gordon, Downs and Hodgeson.
Mo Asumang , daughter of a black Ghanaian father and a white German mother, talks to BBC News about making her new documentary, The Aryans , in which she confronts racists, both in Germany and among the Ku Klux Klan in America. | Watch This Black Woman Confront Racism Face-To-Face As She Talks To Neo-Nazi's And KKK Members
The world’s oceans, coastal seas, estuaries, and many rivers and lakes are experiencing declines in dissolved oxygen. Long known as an issue associated with sewage discharges and fertilizer runoff, the problem now is exacerbated by climate change, often independent of nutrient loads, and is global in scale.
Frederick Douglass the most-photographed American of the 19th century