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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_Americans

African Americans are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa. This term may also be used to ...

nmaahc.si.edu

A museum that seeks to understand American history through the lens of the African American experience.

www.britannica.com/topic/African-American

African Americans: One of the largest of the many ethnic groups in the United States. African Americans are mainly of African ancestry, but many have nonblack ...

www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2014/07/black_american_versus_african_american_why_i_prefer_to_be_called_a_black.html

Jul 29, 2014 ... But I don't consider myself Nigerian-American, or even African-American. Where I 'm from is America—who I am is a black American.

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-changing-definition-of-african-american-4905887

How the great influx of people from Africa and the Caribbean since 1965 is challenging what it means to be African-American.

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=african-american

Black Americans who are now citizens or residents of the United States who have origins in any of the black populations of Africa. African American.

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/African-American

This term is not used (except jocularly) for Americans of North African descent whose skin is not black, such as Berbers or Egyptians, nor is it used for white ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross

African-American history, from slavery to the first black president, is examined in this documentary series. Watch videos, read Professor Gates's blog posts, learn ...

psmag.com/news/how-slavery-changed-the-dna-of-african-americans

Jul 19, 2016 ... Widespread sexual exploitation before the Civil War strongly influenced the genetic make-up of essentially all African Americans alive today.