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'Kush'/Ancient Ethiopia

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'Kush'/Ancient Ethiopia

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'Kush'/Ancient Ethiopia

'Kush'/Ancient Ethiopia

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NPR correspondent Farai Chideya speaks with historian Earl Smith about the significance of "Kush," the ancient name for Ethiopia and one of the first African civilizations.