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The Discovery of a Forgotten African Past -- New Children's Book Describes the Struggles of Africans to Assert Human Rights
GARY, Ind., Dec. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- History determines who we are and where we come from. It gives us our individual identities and signifies that the actions we did in the past greatly affect where we are at present. History, in a nutshell, is something worth looking back to. The current issues of apartheid and racism lead us to question the history of the African people and the birth of the African-American race. With a new children's book by Dionne Champion and Sherice Grant, let The Spirit of the Baobab Tree take you to a sweeping journey back in time to witness the bloody battles of Africans - and the evolution of the African-American history and culture.
Aceto Corporation Declares Semi-Annual Cash Dividend
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Dec. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aceto Corporation (Nasdaq:ACET), a global leader in the sourcing, quality assurance, regulatory support, marketing and distribution of chemically derived pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals, specialty chemicals and crop protection products, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular semi-annual cash dividend of $0.10 per common share.
A Double Treat of Poetry -- New Book is a Bilingual Anthology in English and French
MONTREAL, Dec. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Poetry is a wonderful medium where we can convey our creative thoughts and imaginative turns of phrases. It may be limited however by our choice of language. But when an author is bilingual, then that opens up the possibility of having twice the enjoyment. Journey with Dominique Garrel's Night Passage: Poems In Our Two Languages -- and see, in a double treat in English and French -- what the world and life at large have to offer.