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Diaspora Should Do More than Just Sending Money Home

Diaspora Should Do More than Just Sending Money Home

There are approxi­mately 30.6 million Africans in the diaspora.  A major­ity of them are migrants within Africa (14.5 million), whereas 8.2 million and 2 million Africans, respectively, call Europe and the Americas home. The African diaspora sends huge amounts of money […]

 
 

I think you might enjoy this book…

Title: Beautiful Ugly (African and Diaspora Aesthetics) Published by Kwela Books and edited by Sarah Nuttall It’s difficult to be emotionally complacent when examining what beauty means in Africa, juggling between its oppressive misrepresentation during the colonial period and its […]