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For The Lover In You | Aphrodisiacs Around the World

The latest trend in travel these days is traveling around the world to encounter, enhance and/or stimulate sexually intimate encounters. Whether with a Relationship Boo, “Situationship” Boo or a Just Met Boo, these types of vacations are happening al... Read More...

Find Your Tribe and Explore Outdoors

The natural world is stunning, full of millions of different shapes, sizes, colors – life, in its infinite splendor. But ask the average person to describe someone at home in outdoor spaces, and they will likely depict a white, buff, able-bodied man,... Read More...

Archivist Note | August 2018

aphrodisiac noun a food, drink, or drug that stimulates sexual desire. In this issue of Griots Republic, we explore global aphrodisiacs. We will take a stroll to Jamaica for the taste of their famous cow cod soup. We'll... Read More...

Archivist Note | July 2018

All across the globe and in nearly every culture -- births, transitions to adulthood, marital status, and even death are highlighted with some type of ceremony ... Read More...

A Baby is Born in Senegambia

One thing about Gambians and Senegambians, in general, is that they never miss out on a chance to throw an epic event to show out and recognize pivotal points i... Read More...

Sisters of the Skies

Have you ever been on a flight and the captain and first officer of your flight are African American women? In the United States, there are less than 150 black women pilots in the United States holding airline transport pilot, commercial, military, a... Read More...

Blogger of the Month | Nkem Chukwumerije

Living in Singapore Like a Local   IMG: Old Hill Street Police Station In late May, I traveled to Singapore for the second time in life in order to visit my longtime friend, Robert. He and I studied abroad together in Hong Kong back in 2... Read More...

Indulge your Inner Foodie with these Festivals

Everyone eats when they travel, but more and more people are booking flights JUST to eat. And while all sorts of fancy food and wine festivals top most foodie “list articles” or “listicles”, sometimes you already know what you want to eat and just wa... Read More...