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Life

3 Facts You May Not Know About Nyctophobia

You may not know what the heck nyctophobia means much less three things about it. Nyctophobia refers to “an abnormal fear of the night or darkness.” This fear goes by many names including achluophobia, scotophobia, and lygophobia. Many people confronted this paralyzing fear as children, whether it was the fear of the boogeyman in the […]

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History

3 Facts You May Not Know About Indigenous Peoples in United States

In second grade my teacher, Mrs. Kleinart, assigned all of us a book report to be presented to the class. I do not recall the name of the book I read for the assignment, but I do recall the misinformation. This book peddled the usual stereotypes about NDN peoples, that we all live in teepees, […]