Apparently, it’s a cosmic law that whatever the government wages war against mysteriously becomes exponentially worse. Take drugs, for example. After decades of a brutal and destructive international war, drugs just keep on becoming more prevalent and more dangerous. But the drug war is part of the zeitgeist, and so we have that strange and … Continue reading The Diabolical Truth About Mass-Market Cocaine
Whether you love or hate tattoos, they are a portal into the psyche and history of the people who get inked. Tribes, prisons, countries, pirates, sporting teams, relationships with lovers, mothers, fathers, sons and daughter are all present in the portraits people paint on their skin. The faces of people of the past, symbols of … Continue reading Is the Tattoo Culture A Search for Identity?
Until the end of 16 century, Africa was far more advanced than Europe in terms of political organization, science, technology and culture. That prosperity continued, despite the European slavery ravages, till the 17th and 18th century. The continent was crowded with tens of great and prosperous cities, empires and kingdoms with King Askia Toure of … Continue reading Broadening the story; Why there are no historical buildings or monuments in sub-Saharan Africa!
The word MA’AT means, “THAT WHICH IS STRAIGHT, RIGHT, TRUE, SINCERE AND HONEST. Also MA’AT is the principle connected in the ancient symbol of The Ancient Egyptian Order, the pyramid with the LOTUS FLOWER in the center surrounded by THE THREE SUNS OF THE TRIAD OF TIME.THE THREE POINTS OF THE PYRAMID ARE THE THREE … Continue reading MAAT
The term Greek philosophy, to begin with is a misnomer, for there is no such philosophy in existence. The ancient Egyptians had developed a very complex religious system, called the Mysteries, which was also the first system of salvation. As such, it regarded the human body as a prison house of the soul, which could … Continue reading Broadening the story; The reality of Greek Philosophy
Now, the unrestrained man or woman in the temple is like a tree grown in infertile ground. Its leaves wither quickly and its unripe fruit falls to the earth. It reaches its end in the lumber yard or it is floated far from its place. And its burial cloth becomes a flame of fire. But … Continue reading Broadening the story; The ten virtues of Ancient African Culture
Ultimately, we are all Africans. Studies of mitochondrial DNA have proven that all human beings are descended from a small population (less than a hundred individuals) that emerged from Africa, specifically the Rift valley of Kenya about 60,000 years ago. The earliest written religious texts as well as the first documented monotheistic religion also developed … Continue reading Broadening the story; Mis-education and a stolen legacy.