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History of Voodoo
The notoriously perceived notion of Voodoo as practiced in the western world is that of grotesquely molded wax dolls with pins sticking out of them. Let's look deeper than that!
Parapsychology >> Spirits
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
The PK Man Seen From an African Perspective
I have been fortunate over the past ten years to have had the opportunity to study the shamanism used in the rain forest of southwestern Nigeria. This is the traditional home of the Yoruba Nation which is one of the largest cultural groups in Western Africa...
>> Psychic Abilities
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Human Evolution
The first hominids evolved some 3 or 4 million years ago, and so we have only limited means of determining how they evolved. Although human evolution is an important phase of the history of religion, the evolution of humans in itself is more a matter of...
Saga of Times Past >> Archaeology

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How bad is corruption in Africa?
The rejection of indigenous values, standards, checks and balances, and the affectation of superimposing Western structures undermined the well-organised bureaucratic system previously present across pre-colonial Africa. The end result is corrupt ...
Gambia: Kwame Nkrumah. Class Struggle in Africa, Panaf Books, 96 Pages.
The Return of the Black Panther
The Black Panther—who, when he debuted in an issue of Fantastic Four, in 1966, was the first black superhero in mainstream American comics—is the alter ego of T'Challa, the king of Wakanda, a mythical and technologically advanced African country.
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Why Are Black Elites in the Caribbean and the US Rewriting the Legacy of
One can see in embryo the struggle of social classes in precolonial Africa through his insightful narrative.

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