Origin of African
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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
The Pew poll also found most African Americans expect relations between police and minorities will actually get worse.
Branch grew up in Queens, NY, the daughter of an African American man and a Japanese woman.Goodbye To A Natural Hair Guru: Miss Jessie's Cofounder Titi Branch Dead At 45|Danielle Belton|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Much more common is the African American lesbian couple in the Deep South raising children at or below the poverty line.State of LGBT Rights: Married on Sunday, but Fired on Monday|Gene Robinson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were little blond girls in knit hats next to elderly African American women hobbling on canes.Sharpton Recalls Civil Rights Struggle in DC March Against Police Violence|Ben Jacobs|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By and by, the African, while kicking, struck bottom with one foot.Wyoming|Edward Sylvester Ellis
The African Christians soon formed one of the principal members of the primitive church.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
What does well enough on the target at home is often quite a failure in the wear and tear of the African wilderness.Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous, D.S.O.|J.G. Millais
Every available bit of African or Asiatic territory was claimed by one of the rival powers.The Story of Mankind|Hendrik Van Loon
It is difficult for an outsider to realise how completely a caravan in the African hinterland is dependent on man transport.A Camera Actress in the Wilds of Togoland|Meg Gehrts
Old English Africanas (plural), from Latin Africanus (adj.), from Africa (see Africa). Used of white residents of Africa from 1815; of black residents of the U.S. from 1790. As an adjective, by 1560s.