Entries by Kareem S. Butler

Emperor Constantine

Con·stan·tine I 1 (kŏn′stən-tēn′, -tīn′) Known as “Constantine the Great.”Originally Flavius Valerius Constantinus. ad 285?-337. Emperor of Rome (306-337) who adopted the Christian faith and suspended thepersecution of Christians. He rebuilt Constantinople (now Istanbul) as the new Rome(330).


Over eighty thousand years ago, during the most recent ice age, in Africa, the first civilization arose. Africa was much less arid back then; Egypt, for instance, was all forest, and the Mediterranean did not exist as it does now; instead, there were only two much smaller inland seas or lakes. I will not go […]