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What happened to the earliest Europeans (Cro Magnon)? Are modern Europeans descendants of the Cro Magnon?
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Anne Frank's family tried escaping to US but thwarted by 'bureaucracy'

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Otto Frank, Anne’s father, began seeking ways to escape to the US as early as 1938. At the time, the US had no specific refugee policy, but enforced quotas based on national origin.

The Franks were never officially denied visas, the report concludes, but their applications were rendered useless by “bureaucracy, war and time”. One application was lost in a German bombardment of Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in 1940.

Following the publication of the report last week, Jewish groups have warned of potential contemporary parallels. Melanie Nezer, an official with the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, a Jewish non-profit that helps resettle refugees, pointed to Donald Trump’s travel ban and gutting of refugee resettlement programs.

“These nationality-based bans echo the policies that kept people from German-occupied countries out of the United States beginning in 1941,” she told HuffPost via email. “Even though they were not explicitly the target of these policies, Jews were particularly impacted by them.”
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Why has Europe invented most things?
Why have wealthier and more populous regions like India and China not invented much?
Is it lack of competition? Cultural emphasis based on maintaining the status quo?

Second major query: is invention tally objectively the only way to guage tge significance of a civilisation?
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Is Litecoin a good investment?

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Is there any advantage in history to being landlocked? It seems like a great disadvantage in almost every respect. Also,
>Poor Moldova
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are Europeans mutts?
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I made this Map for Reddit.

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Bibilical archaeology general thread: A st.Eusebius's presentation

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www.biblegateway.com

The dead sea scrolls 350 BC-100 A.D.
http://www.deadseascrolls.org.il/
Crosby-Schoyen Codex.
http://www.historyofinformation.com/expanded.php?id=2794

7Q5-7q10 and 7q15 Earliest NT manuscripts date ranging 50 AD – 70 AD
http://www.carewinnipeg.com/articles/13-biblical-historicity/27-the-manuscript-evidence-for-the-new-testament

Nash papyrus Exodus 20:2-17, Deuteronomy 5:6-21
http://cudl.lib.cam.ac.uk/view/MS-OR-00233/1
Translation https://rootsoffaith.org/the-nash-papyrus-an-ancient-witness

KH1 and KH2 (aka silver scrolls) Deuteronomy 5:10, Deuteronomy 7:9, Daniel 9:4, Nehemiah 1:5 Numbers 6:24–26
http://www.digplanet.com/wiki/Ketef_Hinnom

P52 , John Rylands Fragment , John 18.31-33; 37-38 ~125-175AD
http://www.skypoint.com/members/waltzmn/ManuscriptsPapyri.html#P52

P46, Chester Beatty Papyrus Romans 5.17-6.3?? ~200AD
http://quod.lib.umich.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx?rgn1=apis_inv;q1=6238;size=20;c=apis;subview=detail;resnum=14;view=entry;lastview=thumbnail;cc=apis;entryid=x-3570;viewid=6238_41.TIF

P64 Magdalen papyrus ~200-300 or ~37-70
http://www.magd.ox.ac.uk/libraries-and-archives/treasure-of-the-month/news/magdalen-papyrus/

P90 , Oxyrhynchus John 18.36-19.7 ~200AD
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Papyrus_90

P104 Matthew 21.34-37, 43, 45. ~150-200 AD
http://www.csntm.org/Manuscript/View/GA_P104

P98 IFAO ~100-200 AD
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Papyrus_98

Papyrus 75 Bodmer Papyrus ~175-200
http://legacy.earlham.edu/~seidti/iam/tc_pap75.html
Papyrus Oxyrhynchus 1224 ~150-450
http://textexcavation.com/poxy1224.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxyrhynchus_Gospels

Papyrus 66. Bodmer II, John 1:1-13 ~100-350
http://legacy.earlham.edu/~seidti/iam/tc_pap66.html

Dura-Europos Gospel, Matthew 27.55–61 = Mark 15.40–47 = Luke 23.49–56; John 19.38-42; Peter 2.3-5; 6.23-24
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dura_Parchment_24
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How were femdom relationship ss treated throughout history?
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Could someone give me a history lessson

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1. Explain Hinton Rowan Helper's argument that slavery had enslaved the South?

2. Was he worried about the morality of slavery? Explain.

3. Why did Helper’s attack enrage, and perhaps frighten, Southerners more than Lincoln’s did?