Yearly Archives: 2011

Human-powered railway in Liberia

There’s an interesting CNN story about a people-pushed train line in Liberia called Make-a-rail which has been operating since the 1990s.

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The Textile Arts of Madagascar

The textile arts of Madagascar is a great site to explore African textiles.

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Thirteen Curses on Mother Africa by Joseph Alila

I’m pleased to feature another book by Kenyan writer Joseph Alila. This time it is a book of poetry.

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Whisper to My Aching Heart by Joseph R. Alila

WHISPER TO MY ACHING HEART is a story about two widows overcoming great odds to become mothers of a future people.

Categories: AFRICA, BOOKS

Study finds that older people in South Africa and Brazil get happier as they grow older

The following report is about the early findings from a study led by Armando Barrientos from the University of Manchester and Peter Lloyd-Sherlock from the University of East Anglia

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