africanamericans

  1. Norus

    Does it make sense for African-Americans to be patriotic?

    Does it make sense for African-Americans to be patriotic? Considering their history with United States and american majority.
  2. civfanatic

    What is "African" about the so-called "African-Americans"?

    1) The so-called African-Americans do not have ethnic African names like Ozolua, Olusegun, and Ovonramwen. They have names associated with Western European cultures, like Morgan, Malcolm, and Michael. 2) The so-called African-Americans do not follow African religious traditions. They mostly...
  3. L

    How important was Black Power in improving the status of African-Americans

    I have searched the internet far and wide for help on this to create a basic structure and this is my last stop as I weep endlessly. I really need a B grade to get into my desired university. The question is 'How important was Black Power in improving the status of African-Americans between...
  4. Highlander

    Do African-Americans Today Find The Confederate Flag Offensive?

    So, I was watching a movie where on several occasions the Confederate flag was displayed (it was of no importance for the plot, but it was there) and then I asked myself: "I wonder how do African-Americans feel about this?" Do they find themselves offended, indifferent or something else? So if...
  5. SudaniMujahid

    Should there be reparations given to African-Americans for slavery?

    Many historians and even politicians today have opened up the issue of slavery and reparations; others argue that it should been given due to the physiological and social impact its had on the African-american communities today; What is your take on this? Is it ridiculous or would it get rid...
  6. Salah

    Plans to enlist African-Americans in the Confederate Army, 1864/5

    The generals Robert E. Lee and Patrick Cleburne, among others, called for the Confederate Government to enlist black soldiers during the final year of the Civil War. Would these soldiers have been free blacks, or drafted slaves? If they were slaves, was any compensation to be given to the...