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Arrested Development: How Foreign Aid Undermines Africa's Growth Process

By Lawson Luke  (booksie.com)

A look at aid ineffectiveness in Africa.

Article | Updated Jun 30, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Foreign,Aid,Africa,Haiti,Nigeria

HELP END A PART OF THE RACIAL CANCER STILL INFLICTING OUR GREAT NATION

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American as I am, a...

Short Story | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: African,American,Black,Caucasian,Change,Racism,Constitution,Citizenship,Citizen,Africa,Race,Origin,Earth,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Declaration,Of

Racism A Personal Perspective

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of race for Black people,...

Essay | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: President,Obama,Racism,Black,Earth,Race,Origin,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Constitution,Declaration,Of,Independence,Abraham,Lincoln,Youth,Grandfather

Danger In Namibia

By Carter Block  (booksie.com)

A hunting adventure story from Namibia.

Short Story | Updated Apr 30, 2015 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Africa,Hunting,Namibia,Bowhunting

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THE GHANA NATIONAL FLAG.

By Guy Abeiku  (booksie.com)

As a teenage pan-africanist, I seek to pay tribute to the late Theodosia Salome Okoh, the designer of the national flag of Ghana. This national heroine has left an indelible mark on the hearts of Ghanaians through her design of the national flag which has a symbolic meaning in the...

Article | Updated Apr 25, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Ghana,National,Flag,Africa,History

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AFRICA: THE BLESSED CONTINENT.

By Guy Abeiku  (booksie.com)

The west perceives Africa as the dark continent plagued with basic troubles which have rendered her incapable of advancing herself! Oh mother Africa, your beloved children are the root cause of your problems! Why is Africa still unadvanced in the midst of precious natural...

Article | Updated Apr 4, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Africa,Blessed,Continent,Change,Advancement

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Volunteer For Africa

By Charityforafrica  (booksie.com)

Volunteer for Africa is the ultimate guide for people looking for free volunteer opportunities or wanting to make a real difference the next time they travel by using their journey to deliver supplies to worthy causes.

Book | Updated Feb 25, 2015 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Volunteer,Volunteering,Africa,Work,Abroad,Overseas,Free

What Are The Odds?

By Jef  (booksie.com)

Curiosity: What are the odds that a dream could give incite to the future and relay a name never heard before?

Article | Updated Feb 5, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Foretelling,Mystical,Dream,Dreams,Africa,Mysterious

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The 13 Doorways Chapter 1(free E-book Oct 7 On Amazon)

By Michael D  (booksie.com)

Some people have monsters under their beds. Some in their closets. 13-year old Daniel Zegit has monsters and evil clowns coming out of his electrical outlet. In 2038, a time when children all over the world disappear every day, Daniel finds himself between two realities — one bullied by...

Book | Updated Oct 4, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pirates,Clowns,Scary,Stalker,Romania,World,War,Future,Stepfather,Africa,Worm,Parallel,Universe

How It Can Feel In Freetown

By Wildpix  (booksie.com)

going sick in Sierra Leone

Article | Updated Oct 3, 2014 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sierra,Leone,Ebola,Virus,West,Africa

Rise Of A Continent

By Anton Smith  (booksie.com)

Nations rise and conquer

Short Story | Updated Sep 16, 2014 | Reads: 107 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Africa,War,Conquer

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The Flowers Of Rwanda

By Adelsoncosta  (booksie.com)

From April 6 to July 10, 1994 an indiscriminate killing of thousands of individuals occurred in a small Central African country called Rwanda. The Rwandan genocide was a social catastrophe due to the slaughter of people of Tutsi ethnicity hand-to-hand perpetrated by the Hutus with whom they...

Book | Updated Sep 10, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Rwanda,Kigali,Twa,Twas,Tutsi,Tutsis,Hutu,Hutus,Genocide,Africa

The Donahues Episode 180

By Neonetwork  (booksie.com)

Brennan has to testify on his friend’s behalf as his trial gets started, Jacob and Renee try to help an African child raise a calf and Oliver takes Madeline out drinking for her 21st Birthday

Script | Updated Aug 5, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Comedy,Family,Donahues,Africa,Birthday,Court

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Slaying Deadlines In Spite Of Stomach-bug Demons

By Caleb Aaron Lloyd  (booksie.com)

An opinion-piece about my experiences of the fast-food industry.

Article | Updated Jul 6, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Opinion,Fast,Food,South,Africa,Stomach,Bug,Rant

Rural Lad Triumphs Through Tragedy

By Caleb Aaron Lloyd  (booksie.com)

Profile of a member of my university journalism tutorial group. A poor, young man from the hinterlands of South Africa's Eastern Cape.

Article | Updated Jul 6, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hope,Family,South,Africa,Profile,Triumph,Tragedy,Poverty,University

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