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Zonbi: A New Kind of Zombie Movie

Zombies have been a hot topic in the twenty-first century. They’ve made a name for themselves in pop culture. Zombies have been the subjects of popular movies including Night of the Living Dead and Zombieland as well as television series like The Walking Dead. Zombies have also been the theme of countless video games, such […]

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Mauritania: Syncretic Islam and the Acceptance of Slavery

Mauritania is one of the few countries in the world living under Sharia law, and it is the last remaining stronghold of slavery in the modern world. Mauritania faces severe economic difficulties annually, with 40% of the population impoverished, only 58% literate, and up to 20% of the population enslaved creating a uniquely disempowered situation […]

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