By Norma Holt | One has to know how the magic of words kicks in when religious officials say them. They can drop hammer blows on the vulnerable and compel the brain-washed victims of their methods to do their bidding. The message sinks home when one sees the effect of it through the practices of others, such as the black magic of Africa, which for all intents and purposes varies little from that of western style religions, particularly those of the Catholic Church.
"In the eternal cycle of Afrikan life, a human being is acknowledged as having come from the spirit world (the ancestors and the source of life and being.) Spiritual reality manifests as 'human beingness.' Thus, the Afrikan human being (Muntu) come