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Sojourner Truth

Posted on Tuesday November 19, 2019

Sojourner Truth (born Isabella Baumfree) was one of the best-known abolitionists of the nineteenth century. Born a slave in New York in approximately 1797, she was freed in 1828. She took the name Sojourner Truth in 1843 when she began […]

Pilgrims of Plymouth

Posted on Tuesday November 12, 2019

The Pilgrims were a English Separatist congregation that emigrated to Holland in 1608 to escape religious persecution. Twelve years later, discouraged by economic conditions, the congregation voted to move again, this time to America. A small ship, the Speedwell, carried […]

Vikings

Posted on Tuesday November 05, 2019

Ten centuries ago, Vikings lived in northern Europe, in an area that now includes Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Vikings were infamous pirates and warriors, terrorizing Europe for hundreds of years. But warfare was not their only pursuit. They excelled on […]

BBC Newsround

Changing Faces calls for the way villains look in movies to change

Posted on Monday December 10, 2018

Charity Changing Faces calls for the way villains look in films to change.

World Cup: Which Belgium player should England be worried about?

Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

England play their final group match against Belgium, but which star player should England be worried about?

Smoking: Should it be banned at the school gates?

Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

A group of school children have had enough of adults smoking near school gates, so they decided to do something about it.

BBC News (UK)

General election 2019: Brexit Party pledges 'political revolution'

Posted on Friday November 22, 2019

Nigel Farage pledges to cut foreign aid, cap immigration and plant trees, as he makes his pitch to voters.

Syria conflict: British orphans returned to UK

Posted on Friday November 22, 2019

They are the first UK citizens to be repatriated from an area formerly under the control of IS.

Manchester Arena attack: GMP accused of jeopardising inquiry start

Posted on Friday November 22, 2019

Twenty-two people were killed and hundreds were injured in the Manchester bombing in 2017.