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"History is written by the winners. The books say the Indians were bad guys and the whites just needed a little land. It's like, Excuse me, let me take your car. I'm discovering it. I'm putting my flag on your windshield."

—Mario Van Peebles

 

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VIDEO: BBC World News business headlines  Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:33:04 GMT
The latest international business headlines from BBC World News. 
Big firms 'must condemn GamerGate'  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:59:47 GMT
Games publishers must "stand-up and condemn" the movement referred to as "GamerGate", says a developer forced to leave her home due to threats. 
Microsoft unveils fitness band  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:48:23 GMT
Microsoft unveils a wearable device that can track a user's sleep and exercise as well connect to a fitness tracking service on smartphones. 
Young Fathers win Mercury Prize  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:03:12 GMT
Edinburgh-based hip-hop trio Young Fathers win the £20,000 Barclaycard Mercury Prize with their album Dead. 
Pulitzer-winning poet Kinnell dies  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:11:44 GMT
Pulitzer Prize-winning US poet Galway Kinnell, best known for his spiritual poems connecting the experiences of daily life to larger forces, dies aged 87. 
New species of frog in urban jungle  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:36:06 GMT
Scientists confirm that a frog found living in New York City wetlands is a new species. 
Rocket makers probe US explosion  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:27:46 GMT
The builders of an unmanned supply rocket which exploded on the way to the International Space Station have vowed to find the cause of the failure. 
Ebola cases 'slowing in Liberia'  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:40:11 GMT
The WHO says Liberia, the country hardest hit in the Ebola outbreak, has seen a decline in infections, but warns the crisis is far from over. 
Google developing a cancer detector  Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:35:15 GMT
Google is attempting to diagnose cancers, heart attack risks and other ailments with a system that combines nanoparticles and a wrist-worn sensor. 
Giants beat Royals in World Series  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:50:05 GMT
San Francisco Giants claim their third World Series in five years with a 3-2 win over Kansas City Royals and a 4-3 series triumph. 
I know what I am doing - Pardew  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:15:46 GMT
Newcastle boss Alan Pardew assures critical fans of his ability after his side knock holders Man City out of the League Cup. 
The Swiss children used as cheap farm labour  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:37:25 GMT
Thousands of people in Switzerland who were forced into child labour are demanding compensation for their stolen childhoods. 
Can you cheat your way to fitness?  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:41:01 GMT
Not everyone can get to the gym - but is it really possible to stay fit through everyday household activity? 
Ebola aid ship docks in Sierra Leone  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:38:51 GMT
UK ship RFA Argus, which is carrying medical supplies, equipment and vehicles, arrives in Sierra Leone to help deal with the deadly Ebola outbreak. 
Sri Lanka rescue effort intensified  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 01:51:11 GMT
Rescue workers in Sri Lanka intensify their search for survivors of a tea plantation landslide which is feared to have buried more than 100 people. 
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