CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS FOUNDATION
Bill of Right in Action
Fall 2001 (18:1)
This Bill of Rights in Action explores issues related to Africa. The first article examines the United States' reaction to the Barbary pirates in the early 19th century. The second article explores the current AIDS crisis in Africa. The final article looks at 14th century Mali and other Islamic lands through the eyes of Ibn Battuta, who traveled throughout the Muslim world.
U.S. History: The United States and the Barbary Pirates
Current Issues: AIDS in Africa
World History: Ibn Battuta: The Greatest Traveler in the Middle Ages
Officers: Marjorie S. Steinberg, President; Jerome L. Coben, President-Elect; Publications Committee: Marvin S. Sears, Chairperson; Gerald Chaleff, Lee S. Edmond, Alice A. Herald, Louis M. Meisinger, Gail Midgal Title, Michael W. Monk, Thomas D. Phelps, Peggy Saferstein, Sandor E. Samuels, Deborah C. Saxe, Lois Thompson, Carlton Varner. Staff: Todd Clark, Executive Director; Marshall L. Croddy, Director of Program and Materials Development; Carlton Martz, Writer; Bill Hayes, Editor; Andrew Costly, Production Manager; Gerald Chaleff, CRF Board Reviewer.