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Origin of African
OTHER WORDS FROM African
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH AfricanAfricans , Afrikaans
Words nearby African
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Paperback publishers distributed their titles in African-American neighborhoods because it expanded their market base.
Ed Brooke, the first African-American Senator since Reconstruction, embraced fights with the left and right.Ed Brooke: The Senate's Civil Rights Pioneer and Prophet of a Post-Racial America|John Avlon|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Still, for all of this, South Carolina is now represented in the U.S. Senate by Tim Scott, a Republican and an African-American.Steve Scalise Shows There’s a Fine Line Between Confederate & Southern|Lloyd Green|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Finally, we have a major film on civil rights in which African Americans are the heroes in their own story.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Among African Americans, the likes of Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, or Jeremiah Wright cannot do it.
I looked up at sound of a startled exclamation, and beheld the round African physog of Lyn Rowan's colored mammy.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Mr. Ernescliffe manages him very well—used to illness on that African coast, and the doctor is very fond of him.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
South African railways enjoy one great advantage—cheap coal for their engines.
The celebrated African farmer of Cedar creek, Del., died, almost 118 years of age.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
She spoke in a strange language, no doubt some African tongue, but one which Rita understood perfectly.Dope|Sax Rohmer