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The Rarely Told Story Of Japan’s Indigenous Ainu People

The ancient Ainu people from the north of Japan largely lost their language, traditions and land, due to Western-style modernization in the 19th century. Robbed of their identity by the march of history, the Ainu were forced into an almost secret life. Unacknowledged by the Japanese government and marginalized by their fellow citizens, the sidelined …

When A Bunch Of White Supremacists Took Ancestry Tests, The Results Left Some Of Them Livid

By definition, white supremacists believe that they are superior on the whole to people of color; their belief system also decrees that white people should have power over those of different races. But what happens when those who subscribe to this ideology discover the truth about their ancestries? Well, the consequences are often intriguing – …

20 Weird Things You Never Knew About Ouija Boards

Chances are, you’ve seen a Ouija board in use before – even if it’s just on the silver screen, in horror movies such as The Exorcist or Ouija. But the history of the talking board goes back much further than that. And over the years, it’s been the subject of some startling stories and odd …