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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

Africa is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Africa books and related discussion.

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Africa 4045
Political map showing the countries, capitals and lakes of Africa, from the United Nations Cartographic Section.
It's time for Africa
Mar 31, 2011 It's time for Africa Ernst & Young's 2011 Africa attractiveness survey Perceived investment barriers for companies not yet in Africa.
Growing Up in Africa
Growing Up in Africa. Cameroon. Bognomo, Joël Eboueme.

Suggested News Resources

Hope for East Africa
Jerome Delay / The associated Press Drought and famine in East Africa threaten 10 million people, including more than a quarter million Somali refugees in Kenya. One refugee camp in Kenya was set up in 1992 to house 90000.
KFC goes to Kenya; first US fast-food chain in E. Africa
But there's good news for chicken lovers: KFC just opened its first restaurant in East Africa.
Gaddafi's African 'mercenaries' leaving Libya
By Martin Plaut Africa analyst, BBC World Service The United Nations has called on all sides in the Libyan conflict to prevent acts of revenge.
FIBA Africa: Considering The Continent's Basketball Future With Masai Ujiri
By Andrew Feinstein - Contributor Denver Stiffs' Andrew Feinstein joins Nuggets GM Masai Ujiri and NBA Africa's Amadou Gallo Fall on a journey to Madagascar to watch the FIBA Afrobasket Championship. Aug 27, 2011 - Andrew Feinstein of SBNation.
Black South African Goes From Never a Sip to Vineyard Fame
By BARRY BEARAK STELLENBOSCH, South Africa — When Ntsiki Biyela won a winemaking scholarship in 1998, she was certainly a curious choice. She had grown up in the undulating hills of Zululand, living in a small village of huts and shacks.

Suggested Web Resources

Africa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Africa is the world's second largest and second most populous continent, after Asia. At about 30.2 million km² (11.
Africa | Africa Map | Travel Africa | African Safari
15 hours ago Africa - Your source for everything Africa. Map, travel, information, hotel, music, news, safari, video, investment, charity, and African blog.
Map of Africa, Maps of African Countries, landforms and rivers, and
BBC News - Africa

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