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from Mail Online

Revealed: The African queen who called York home in the 4th century

Ivory Bangle Lady from Roman era York, England. Not of slave origins and came from Moorish northern Africans.

from Mail Online

Leicester's Roman skeletons have been found to have 'African links'

An archaeological dig of Roman graves has turned up 'exciting new insights' including what are thought to be British-born people of African descent living - and dying - in Leicester as long ago as the 2nd century AD

Radmilla Cody (Navajo/African American) was the first biracial Miss Navajo crowned in 1998. Courtesy: John Running. #beautifulwomenofcolor

Beautiful Blue Black - like Krishna. The blackest blue in India and she is subject to extensive prejudice cause of her dark hue! Dravidian ..The ancient "blue race" of India still exists in the bloodlines. Dravidian indeed. Kushite Indian Beggar in Mumbai, South India In Irish-Scottish Gaeilge (or Gaelic), people of African descent were historically referred to as the fir gorum, or blue men. People of this race were described as "blue" rather than as "black."

from Columbia University Press

The African Diaspora

"Only Patrick Manning—a leading scholar in both African and world history—could have written this magnificent book. Anyone who wishes to understand the history of global Africa will be grateful that he did." — Marcus Rediker, author of The Slave Ship: A Human History

My favorite female artist. Even if you don't like her music, it appeals to a lot of other people. "Beyonce' has made it possible for new artists of african descent to branch out into pop music."She has also inspired people to believe that are beautiful inside and out without all the unnecessary (make-up, surgery etc.)

from Soapboxie

Chinese Scientist Proves the First Inhabitants of China Were Black