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Am I Damned?: Part 2
CAVEAT: It is impossible to answer a "theological" question simply and correctly at the same time. The reason for this is the fact that the theological arena involves reality not only beyond our capacity to adequately express, but even beyond that,...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The word "Hypnosis" is derived form the Greek word "hypnos" meaning sleep, Although hypnosis is not sleep in fact quite the opposite. Hypnosis is a way of accessing the subconscious mind in a controlled and conscious way. There are many...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Am I Damned?: Part 1
(Excerpted from a planned website, much of this material has already appeared in answer to various questions on the boards, especially in General Earth Spirituality. I will attempt to redact it for this forum, as much of the arguments contained here are basic...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Synaesthesia: The Crossing of the Senses
"We interpret one sense by another." William Hazlitt "Although medicine has known about synaesthesia for three centuries, it keeps forgetting that it knows. Richard Cytowic, in "Synaesthesia: Phenomenology and Neuropsychology a Review of...
Modern Science >> Synesthesia
Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Reiki, Questions & Answers
Q. Where does Reiki energy come from? A. Reiki energy is a subtle energy. It is different than electricity or chemical energy or other kinds of physical energy. Reiki energy comes from the Higher Power, which exists on a higher dimension than the physical...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki

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1965 Alabama Literacy Test
1965 Alabama Literacy Test. 1. Which of the following is a right guaranteed by the Bill of Rights?
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Information Literacy Test (ILT)
Information Literacy Test (ILT).
Lessons Learned from Piloting a Computer Literacy Test for
To answer this question, a computer literacy test was devised to ascertain the computer literacy level of incoming freshmen.
I. Students answer two sets of questions from an Alabama literacy test on handout, pages. 74–75.

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Still the struggle to vote
Poll taxes and literacy tests were among the tactics states like South Carolina used for decades to prevent African-Americans from voting. The Voting Rights Act, which went into effect 46 years ago on Aug. 6, abolished those discriminatory practices.
Cambodia Facing Ongoing Literacy Challenges
Santosh Khatri, an education specialist at Unesco, said Thursday that no further functional literacy tests have been conducted, so the rate now is unknown.
Illegal act
The illegal attempt by a three-member majority of the Cape Vincent Town Council to limit voting is reminiscent of the literacy tests and poll taxes used to keep black people and other minorities from exercising their constitutional right to vote.
Is Carrying an ID a “White Thing”?
Congresswoman Maxine Waters gave a speech telling the delegates that voter ID laws are “21st century poll taxes and literacy tests.
Tom Horne Sues to Overthrow Voting Rights Act: What's Next, the De-Abolition
Before the VRA, many states had poll taxes, literacy tests and a whole array of schemes and gimmicks to make sure that whites of a certain status were the only ones allowed to vote. Arizona was one of these.

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Literacy test - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Veterans of the Civil Rights Movement -- Literacy Tests
In the South, this process was often referred to as a "literacy test.
1965 Alabama Literacy Test
1965 Alabama Literacy Test. 1. Which of the following is a right guaranteed by the Bill of Rights?
U.S. Voting Rights
1855 Connecticut adopts the nation's first literacy test for voting. Massachusetts follows suit in 1857.
Louisiana Literacy Test
Voting officials gave difficult “literacy tests” to make sure that potential voters could read and write.

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