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Confronting the Color Crisis in the African Diaspora

Louise Spencer-Strachan

Confronting the Color Crisis in the African Diaspora

Emphasis Jamaica

by Louise Spencer-Strachan

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Published by Afrikan World Infosystems .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12115495M
    ISBN 101879164043
    ISBN 109781879164048
    OCLC/WorldCa29291147

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[Louise Spencer-Strachan]. Segal argues that the black Diaspora has a unique destiny, infused by the love of freedom that is its creative impulse. About the Author South African-born Ronald Segal is the founding editor of the Penguin African Library, and the author of books including The Crisis of India, The Race War, The Americans and The Black by: Books shelved as african-diaspora: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi, Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Beloved by Toni Morrison, Half of a Yellow Sun by Chim.

Many are the books we read about us that were not written by us. “The most powerful weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed,” Steve Biko reminds us. Our pride was stolen. The images the rest of the world sees of Africa are the same images Africa sees of Africa.

African Diaspora News Channel presents international news, social commentary, travel, and health. We're committed to reporting truthful and accurate news. The Challenges Facing Diaspora Africans Who Return To Africa F. Wafula Okumu. Today there is a debate on whether African Americans can survive in Africa once they return to the Mother Continent.

A question which is being asked is: If they returned to Africa, can they settle and make a difference, like the diasporic Jews have done for Israel.

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The African Union (AU) defines the African diaspora as consisting: "of people of native African origin living outside the continent, irrespective of their citizenship and nationality and who are willing to contribute to the development of the continent and the building of the African Union".

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