African Americans are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry
from any of the Black racial groups of Africa. The term may also be used to ...
Jul 29, 2014 ... How a trip to Kenya changed the way I think about the terms African-American
and black American. By Aisha Harris. LeVar Burton as Kunta ...
How the great influx of people from Africa and the Caribbean since 1965 is
challenging what it means to be African-American.
The focus of the campaign, the activist, Kamus, was told, would be strictly on
African-Americans. "He said, 'but I am African and I am an American citizen; am I
Dec 16, 2014 ... One of the largest of the many ethnic groups in the United States. African
Americans are mainly of African ancestry, but many have nonblack ...
Nov 16, 2013 ... The rift between African-Americans and recent African immigrants to the United
States. By Jacob Conteh.
noun Af·ri·can–Amer·i·can \ˌa-fri-kə-nə-ˈmer-ə-kən, -ˈme-rə- also ˌä-\. Simple
Definition of African–American. : an American who has African and especially ...
Dec 30, 2014 ... One hundred years ago, “Colored” was the typical way of referring to Americans
of African descent. Twenty years later, in the time of W.E.B. Du ...
To define African American can be quite complex. This term describes a very
diverse group of people in American society. They are made up of different ethnic
And like many other African-Americans, I have yearned ever since to trace my
own roots, to identify where in Africa my own ancestors came from, what tribe