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Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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Gambia Independence Day

Gambia gained independence from Britain on February 18, 1965, and became a constitutional monarchy. On that day, people gathered in Bathurst for music, dancing, and the replacement of the Union Jack with the Gambian flag. A public vote in 1970 made the Republic of the Gambia a British Commonwealth. Independence Day is a national holiday in Gambia. More...
Marguerite
Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 10:45:43 PM

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Gambia is so small, just a sliver of a landmass, yet it had such a thriving part in the slave trade. Didn't Obama's daughters visit the fort were the slaves were made ready for their voyage to darkness?
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