THEY CAME TO TROY BEFORE HOMER’s Trojan War
By Andre Austin
This title was stolen from Ivan Van Sertima who wrote “They Came Before Columbus”. The ancient Egyptians travel to America and Turkey before the legends of Columbus and others took off on their adventures. Egypt sacked Troy before Greece did.
Behold the lands
shadowing with wings,
straddling the [waters];
which is [bisected]
by the waters of
(the Oceans of) Ethiopia:
…that sendeth ambassadors by the sea
even in vessels of bulrushes upon
waters, saying, Go, ye swift messengers,
to a nation scattered and peeled,
to a people terrible
from their beginning hitherto;
a nation meted out
and trodden down
whose land the waters have [riven]..
Smallish Negro men can be found dotting all the coasts of East Africa and Arabia through India, the Isolated Mincopies of Andaman Islands, to Sakai of Malaysia, Thailand, Paupans of New Guinea, and Solomon Islands, and the Etaes of Philipines.
DOOM-MONGERS have got it wrong – there is enough space in the world to produce the extra food needed to feed a growing population. And contrary to expectation, most of it can be grown in Africa, according to several demonstrated reports and computer modelling
Oral Roberts, the internationally known television evangelist and faith healer who founded Oral Roberts University, died today in Newport Beach, Calif. He was 91. A public memorial service in Tulsa is pending and there will be a private family interment