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African American

An American citizen with origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.
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African American

Multiculture A person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa. See Race.
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Initially, the regional connection and type of Pan Africanist coverage the Afro American provided was related to African American cultural and historical ties to Liberia.
The Afro American angle on the slavery issue was provocative because it differed from the opinion of leading Pan-Africanist like DuBois, Nnamdi Azikiwe, and George Padmore.
The Afro American campaign for Ethiopia borrowed from several aspects of Pan African ideology.
During the 1930's the promotion of race consciousness and solidarity with Ethiopia resounded within the Afro American's pages.
Leadership within the Afro American News Organization
Carl Murphy's role as the president and chief editor of the Afro American greatly impacted the news coverage as it related to the Diaspora.
Another example of the Afro American's direct involvement in Diaspora issues was shown during William N.
Following the Italo-Ethiopian war both Jones and Ralph Mathews, another Afro American journalist traveled abroad to investigate the situation.
The Afro American encouraged political and economic ties between Black people in the Diaspora, with Blacks in the U.S.
Another aspect of the Afro American's application of a Pan African ideology was its support for emigration to all three Diaspora areas.
Finally, the Afro American's coverage and criticism of U.S.
In fact, records from the Department of State relating to Carl Murphy and the Baltimore Afro American coverage provide proof of the government's concern about the Black press.