In Liberia, where “maternal mortality is the worst in the world.”
“We are it,” Davis says when I ask if the military has a plan for how to get an infected American service member out of Liberia.
I left Liberia on Oct. 17 after being there for about 2½ weeks.
This phenomenon is even more remarkable to Page, who grew up in Liberia.
Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article misstated the length of Liberia's civil war.
First of all the American Negro is the lite, the aristocracy of Liberia.
But to the year 1830 only 1,162 Negroes had been sent to Liberia.
At twenty-five minutes to ten we stopt at Grand Cess, Liberia.
I go to Liberia, not as an Elysium of romance, but as to a field of work.
The complete success of Liberia must extinguish African slavery, here, and throughout the world.
African nation, begun as a resettlement project of freed American slaves in 1816 by the American Colonization Society, the name chosen by society member and U.S. senator Robert Goodloe Harper (1765-1825) from Latin liber "free" (see liberal).
Note: The American Colonization Society began settlement of black Americans, most of them freed slaves, in 1822. Eventually, 15,000 blacks emigrated to Liberia.
Note: A civil war that commenced in 1989 and that lasted until the mid-1990s claimed more than 150,000 lives.