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White America often says that we should play the "Race Card" yet they still require everyone to file this out for JOBS, VOTING, BIRTH CERTIFICATES, CENSUS, SCHOOL ,ECT. NO ONE is "pure anything". We are people who all bleed the same & want to be loved & respected equally.

White America often says that we should play the "Race Card" yet they still require everyone to file this out for JOBS, VOTING, BIRTH CERTIFICATES, CENSUS, SCHOOL ,ECT. NO ONE is "pure anything". We are people who all bleed the same & want to be loved & respected equally.

Afro-Mexican girl at Punta Maldonado." The Costa Chica of Guerrero, Mexico has the largest population of Afro-Mexicans.

Afro-Mexican girl at Punta Maldonado." The Costa Chica of Guerrero, Mexico has the largest population of Afro-Mexicans.

Guillermo Moncada (1841-1895) was an Afro-Cuban military leader, and the well-known Moncada Barracks, nicknamed “el gigante de ébano” (the ebony giant) and “Guillermón” (big Guillermo) was born in Santiago de Cuba at a time when Black slavery was still legal and widespread in the island. He is also renowned for killing Miguel Pérez y Céspedes, the most feared “rancheador” or professional fugitive slave hunter in eastern Cuba.

Guillermo Moncada (1841-1895) was an Afro-Cuban military leader, and the well-known Moncada Barracks, nicknamed “el gigante de ébano” (the ebony giant) and “Guillermón” (big Guillermo) was born in Santiago de Cuba at a time when Black slavery was still legal and widespread in the island. He is also renowned for killing Miguel Pérez y Céspedes, the most feared “rancheador” or professional fugitive slave hunter in eastern Cuba.

Black And Brown : African Americans And The Mexican Revolution, 1910-1920 http://library.sjeccd.edu/record=b1131268~S3

Black And Brown : African Americans And The Mexican Revolution, 1910-1920 http://library.sjeccd.edu/record=b1131268~S3

Gina Torres on Being Afro-Latina in Hollywood, 'Hannibal' & More! (Exclusive). Latina 4/4/13

Gina Torres On Being Afro-Latina in Hollywood, 'Hannibal’ & More! (EXCLUSIVE)

Gina Torres on Being Afro-Latina in Hollywood, 'Hannibal' & More! (Exclusive). Latina 4/4/13

The Black Seminoles are a small offshoot of the Gullah who escaped from the rice plantations in South Carolina and Georgia. They built settlements on the Florida frontier that in the 18th century was a vast tropical wilderness. It offered a refuge to escaped slaves and refugee Indians. In time, the two groups came to view themselves as part of the same tribe. The Gullahs adopted Indian clothing, while the Indians acquired a taste for rice and appreciation for Gullah music and folklore.

The Black Seminoles are a small offshoot of the Gullah who escaped from the rice plantations in South Carolina and Georgia. They built settlements on the Florida frontier that in the 18th century was a vast tropical wilderness. It offered a refuge to escaped slaves and refugee Indians. In time, the two groups came to view themselves as part of the same tribe. The Gullahs adopted Indian clothing, while the Indians acquired a taste for rice and appreciation for Gullah music and folklore.

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