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Looted Ancient Egyptian Artifacts are Returning Home

Originally posted on African Heritage:
Coffin of Shesepamuntayesher, mummified 2600 years ago (Source: National Geographic) It is true: some ancient Egyptian artifacts smuggled into the US are returning home. For many years, people looted the graves of pharaohs in Egypt and smuggled their…

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Ancient Civilizations of Southern Africa: The Kingdom of Mapungubwe

Originally posted on African Heritage:
Map of the area including the Kingdom of Mapungubwe and Great Zimbabwe to the north- and the whole Kingdom of Zimbabwe (sahistory.org.za) After talking about the origin of the name of the country Zimbabwe, named…

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5 Interviews With Psychopaths That Will Make You Feel Less Crazy

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
Africa Studio / Shutterstock.com 1. Bitches Be Crazy, Too! While the majority of diagnosed psychopaths are men, women are not immune to the condition. As a result we have this startling footage of Angela Simpson,…

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WHAT IS A SERVICE MARK?

Originally posted on paperkrow:
So the first thing you want to do is trademark your “stage” name right? Not so fast! Hold your horses there Grandmaster B! What you need isn’t a trademark. You need a service mark! A trademark…

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The Orisha, Who Do You Most Identify With?

Originally posted on Lukumi People:
In the Yoruba based religions, the Orisha are angelic emanations of The Creator (God Almighty) manifesting through nature. To put it simply, God created the universe and everything in it. God then manifested bits of…

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This post has been twenty-five years in the making. It’s long, but BOY I’m happy writing it!

Originally posted on Steven Barnes:
Was it David Brin who said that a century kicks in after 12 years?  Well, I’m starting to think that the new millennium is kicking in, only 15 years after the formal date.   I’m going out…

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Papyrus Ebers: One of the World’s Oldest Medical Document

Originally posted on African Heritage:
Ebers Papyrus – remedy for cancer Today, we will be talking about the Papyrus Ebers or Ebers Papyrus, which is among the oldest and most important medical papyri of Ancient Egypt and of the world. This papyrus…

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