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Population Bloom ; Blame game!!!

Colonialism in every era of mankind had its impact in promulgation of certain ideologies and with them spread of certain ethnicities,languages,religions, classes,creeds or whatsoever you call an aggregation of people with similar identity consciuosness. 105 more words

April 27th

Today, 23 years ago, the first general election was held in South Africa in which people were not excluded from the franchise based on race; bringing an end to white minority rule and seeing Nelson Mandela become the nation’s first President. 720 more words

On This Day

Lisu Bible Schools: A Means for Cultural Empowerment

Written by Aminta Arrington.

The classrooms are basic at the Liuku Bible Training Centre in China’s Yunnan Province. Beat-up desks piled high with Bibles and hymn books and notebooks, straight-back chairs or stools, blackboard and chalk. 1,046 more words

China

English

I was 7
when
I
first
heard

’empty
vessels
make
more
noise’

and
ten
years
later
I tell
my chest
to
stop
beating
so
loud… 6 more words

Mental Health

Environmental Politics: The Globalization of Quinoa

This essay was written for a course taught by Dr. July A. Podmore in April 2016.

04/2016, DOI:10.13140/RG.2.2.28832.38408

Description: Although global flows impact Bolivian Quinoa, the post-neoliberal politics of Evo Morales have allowed for a transformative globalization from below.

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Academia

April 30, 2017 is Easter 3A

Acts 2:14a, 36-41 – Peter’s Pentecostal Sermon (part 2). Now when they heard this, they were cut to the heart and said to Peter and to the other apostles, “Brothers, what should we do?” Peter said to them, “Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ so that your sins may be forgiven; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. 2,838 more words

To the Iskwesis/Young Ones with Brown Skin:

A reminder to all the kwezens/iskwesis and young ones with brown skin,

You no longer need to be on the brink of critical mental health crisis due to the struggle and battle against colonial systems and oppression. 700 more words