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Tunisia: The self-emulation of Tarek el-Tayeb Mohamed Bouazizi sparks the Jasmin Revolution

Friday, 17 December 2010
Twenty-six-year-old street vendor, Tarek el-Tayeb Mohamed Bouazizi, set himself alight after local Tunisian police confiscated his wheelbarrow full of fresh produce and publically humiliated him...
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Modern Humans evolve in Africa, including South Africa and the first African people begin to settle in South Africa. ...read more
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