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Chicago’s Ugly Laws: Ableist Laws Stayed on the Books for 100 Years “In 1881, Chicago created a city ordinance banning anyone “diseased, maimed, mutilated, or any way deformed, so as to be an unsightly or disgusting object’ from appearing in public…”
Casa Grande: Arizona History: “Casa Grande is what is left of the Hohokam society that thrived between the 14th and 16th centuries in the flat plain of central Arizona between the Gila and Santa Cruz rivers…”
How Ancient Egypt Changed Africa: “For 30 centuries (3100BC-332BC), ancient Egypt was the greatest civilization on the Mediterranean…”
Neonatal Artificial Bubble: “Preterm births are the leading cause of death worldwide for children under five, and one million babies every year do not survive their first hour…”
Origin of the Castle: “The first modern castles were brought to England by the Norman invasion in 1066…”
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