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Shamans

Shamans are sought after in many indigenous places all over the world for their abilities  to seemingly heal the sick and provide guidance for those in distress.In Peru offerings are made to deities in the form of llama fetuses and Ayahuasca is served. 306 more words

Anthropology

Can't make it to Sacred Stone Camp? Here's how to help #NoDAPL in your home state.

I know a lot of people who have expressed regret that they could not join in the protest again the North Dakota Access Pipeline. Well many of the companies involved with the pipeline have local offices around the U.S. 704 more words

DAPL

Self-Determination in American Indian/Alaska Native health care

In 1975, the Indian Self Determination and Education Assistance Act (PL-93-638) was passed to allow for tribes to contract with federal agencies to govern their own services. 271 more words

Indigenous Peoples

Evening Prayer 23.8.16, Ss. Martin de Porres, Rosa de Lima & Toribio de Mogrovejo, Witnesses in Peru

Jesus asked the twelve, “Do you also wish to go away?”

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. 1,984 more words

Jesus Christ

In Defense of History

In La Jornanda, I read a fascinating story. The night they took San Cristobal, the Zapatistas burned the municipal archives, the financial records, the land titles.

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AS | Success of the Conquistadors

Example essay:

‘The extent of Spanish and Portuguese success in encounters overseas between 1440 and 1570 was determined by the ‘weakness and opportunism’ of the people they encountered.’ To what extent do you agree?

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