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  • Africa
  • It is believed to have first appeared in the Horn of Africa approximately 26,000 years ago and dispersed to North Africa and the Near East during the late Paleolithic and Mesolithic periods. (city-data.com)
  • According to the 1st-century geographer Diodorus Siculus, Iberians in the Spanish Peninsula and the Phoenicians of North Africa had learned about a huge paradise in the far western Atlantic about 1000 BC. (davidpratt.info)
  • While European modernists promoted Native American art as a source of inspiration as well (images of Indian sculpture reprinted in Der Sturm and articles by Guillaume Apollinaire are two well-known examples), the sculpture and masks from French colonies in Africa and Oceania were, and remain, prioritized in narratives of primitivism in European modern art. (virginia.edu)
  • They instead claim that the journey went around Africa and across the Atlantic Ocean. (millennialstar.org)
  • Yes, prostate cancer occurs more often in African Americans than in Africans, but this difference is due to underreporting and shorter life expectancy in Africa. (blogspot.com)
  • colonial
  • In their programmatic return to the art of the Shakers, the Indians, and the colonial primitives, American artists of the twenties clarified their relationship to the American tradition" (Rose, Readings 112). (virginia.edu)
  • The survivors, already a select group, faced a new environment in colonial America. (blogspot.com)
  • Researchers have discovered most of the African Americans free in colonial Virginia were descended not from unions between white planters and enslaved women, but from marriages and relationships between white women, servant or free, and African or African American men, servant, free or slave. (thefullwiki.org)
  • racism
  • But there is a sinister undertone to it all, reviving as it does a long-discredited pseudoscientific basis for racism: the notion that race, ethnicity, and ancestry are revealed in the genes and the blood, and passed down inexorably, even if invisibly, from generation to generation. (blogspot.com)
  • Melungeon
  • But the sentence that really got my attention was this: "Many families here belong to 100 or so Melungeon clans of Portuguese and American Indian descent, who tend to be suspicious of change and have a history of self-reliance. (melungeon.org)
  • My hope is that this information will be used as a catalyst to cause further searches into the American Indian element in Melungeon lines. (multiracial.com)
  • I have American Indian heritage on my father's side of the family, and likely Melungeon on my mother's side of the family. (multiracial.com)
  • Genealogical
  • 1 4 ] This self-identification as American Indian was an almost 50% increase from the 2000 Census, correlating with Taíno advocacy and perhaps with the increased popularity of genetic genealogical technology used to inform, if not transform, a sense of self, history, nation and community. (councilforresponsiblegenetics.org)
  • As you read this Wiki page, also study the African American Research Wiki pages, which will help you understand more strategies, and the contents and uses of other African American genealogical records. (familysearch.org)
  • exclusion
  • These proclamations effectively ordered a curfew, evacuation, exclusion and internment of any persons born of Japanese ancestry living in the areas of California, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah and the southern portion of Arizona. (conservapedia.com)
  • The Court sided with the Government's arguments that the exclusion order was of military necessity because the U.S. was at war with Japan, and therefore those of Japanese ancestry were suspects of espionage and sabotage. (conservapedia.com)
  • Toyosaburo Korematsu v. United States, 323 U.S. 214 (1944), is considered to be the most important of the Japanese-American cases because it upheld the forced exclusion of loyal citizens. (conservapedia.com)
  • blue eyed
  • Also, I just read something about Heather Locklear, who is blonde and blue eyed, having African ancestry. (city-data.com)
  • I have a blond haired blue eyed cousin in Arkansas that has an Indian role card and can go to indian hospitals and all that but I guess it was from his dad who I'm not related to. (city-data.com)
  • populations
  • The second method involved comparing the African component of the African American genome with the genomes of present-day sub-Saharan African populations-in proportion to their respective contributions to the African American gene pool. (blogspot.com)
  • Genes
  • Assuming, for the sake of argument, that the 'average' white person in the United States had five percent black genes (more on this assumption later) only a few would actually be the exact 'average' of five percent or one-twentieth black ancestry. (racialcompact.com)
  • descent
  • In Korematsu v. United States , 323 U.S. 214 (1944), the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the internment of Americans of Japanese descent during World War II . (conservapedia.com)
  • In the United States during World War II there were thousands of American residents of Japanese descent, particularly in California. (conservapedia.com)
  • identity
  • The growing effort to discourage resistance to interracial mixture by asserting that the Nordish race is already thoroughly mixed beyond hope of correction -- thereby also disparaging Nordish racial integrity and identity -- has a tendency to grow bolder, and more reckless and irresponsible in its claims, as its prior false assertions go unchallenged in the dominant multiracialist intellectual environment. (racialcompact.com)
  • Events since that time have further strengthened my belief that no compromise is possible any more with our neighbors to the north, who refuse to budge even to the slightest degree in their stubborn adherence to their invented identity. (blogspot.com)
  • family
  • Claims of non-white ancestry are often times a fashion statement, or an inaccuracy in the family tree. (city-data.com)
  • The 1st clip of Stephen Colbert who stated that his family had a fabled 'Indian Princess' in the lineage came to mind when I read this post. (city-data.com)
  • citizens
  • Shortly after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, over 120,000 Japanese residents (non-citizens) and Japanese-Americans, or Nisei , were ordered by the United States military to evacuate the West Coast area and report to Assembly Centers for indefinite internment. (conservapedia.com)
  • Africans
  • Regarding the claim mentioned by 'A.P.' that white South Africans are 7% Congoid or Capoid, I include below a rather lengthy edited excerpt from my book Destiny of Angels (1986) that addresses this very subject in the American context. (racialcompact.com)
  • census
  • 6 ] This erasure was exacerbated later, through the removal of indio , or "American Indian," as a census category in the late 18th century, transferring this portion of the populace into the racially ambiguous category of pardo , or "mixed. (councilforresponsiblegenetics.org)
  • Black
  • Williams ' s mother, Sarah Price Williams, claimed black, white, and Indian ancestry. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Prospective employees with white skin are using the tests to apply as minority candidates, while some with black skin are citing their European ancestry in claiming inheritance rights. (u2interference.com)
  • about a Louisiana woman whose ancestry was one-sixteenth (6.25 percent) 'black,' but who regarded herself as 'white' and had been raised in, and accepted by, the white community. (racialcompact.com)
  • The woman was challenging a Louisiana law (since repealed) which required that any person more than one-thirty-second (3.125 percent) of black ancestry be classified as black in the state's legal records. (racialcompact.com)
  • The National Association of Black Social Workers has influenced the American court system by arguing that biracial children should be treated as completely black. (thefullwiki.org)
  • white
  • Most white Americans embrace the nationality of their more recent relatives - Irish, Italian, etc. (city-data.com)
  • I knew another guy who looked very white who could also go to the Indian hospital in Oklahoma, you could see the Indian features in his mom though. (city-data.com)
  • I don't want to go into personal, but why you claimed your self white American with Italy ancestry? (abovetopsecret.com)
  • At their most benign, these reports have become the equivalent of a contemporary parlor game, especially for white Americans who make up the vast majority of the participants. (blogspot.com)
  • The same claim is explicit on a pseudo-bank note of the Republic of Macedonia which shows, as one of its monuments, the White Tower of Thessalonike, in Greece (Figure 2). (blogspot.com)
  • California and the western US had similar laws to prohibit White-Asian American marriages until the 1950s. (thefullwiki.org)
  • test
  • Study uses scale to assess the feeling of belonging (or lack thereof) experienced by two groups of Amercian Indian students, and test its validity for use with this specific population. (usask.ca)
  • To test penicillin's effectiveness in treating syphilis and other STDs, researchers led by Dr. John Charles Cutler from the United States (funded by the Public Health Services, the Pan American Health Sanitary Bureau, and the National Institutes of Health) headed to Guatemala in 1946 and found prostitutes who had syphilis, getting them to then give it to unsuspecting Guatemalan soldiers, mental health patients, and prisoners. (todayifoundout.com)
  • The European DNA contained a much higher level of DNA test markers associated with the Iberian Peninsula that was typical of Caucasian Americans. (accessgenealogy.com)
  • often
  • In the midst of the Thomas Craven's rails against modern art in the 1930s, when social realism and regionalism was often reduced to anti-modernism and dogmatic nationalism, the Museum of Modern art presented its first exhibition connecting pre-Columbian and American modern art. (virginia.edu)
  • mostly
  • Modern day Filipinos are mostly of Austronesian ancestry, although there are a number of Filipinos with Spanish, Chinese, American, Indian, and Arab ancestry. (wikimedia.org)
  • The kingdom was overthrown beginning January 17, 1893 with a coup d'état orchestrated by, mostly, Americans within the kingdom's legislature, with aid from the United States military. (mashpedia.com)
  • Carpenter
  • I'm going to have to agree with Hebalo, you claimed it was like Big Trouble, not like what Carpenter intended Big Trouble to be. (fark.com)
  • FACT
  • The historian George Tindall once characterized the South as "the biggest single WASP nest this side of the Atlantic," and, in fact, all of the U.S. counties where over half the inhabitants claim only English ancestry are in the Kentucky hills (not far from Sneedville, actually). (melungeon.org)
  • His claim was, in fact, a twenty-first-century version of the way, in our youth, the history of this country was regularly turned on its head, making the desperate and invaded into the nefarious and invasive. (warisacrime.org)
  • world
  • ANSWER: To keep the Irish and the Indians from ruling the world! (city-data.com)
  • In the process, the corporate-promoted ancestry fad conveniently manages to erase the histories of conquest, colonization, and exploitation that created not just racial inequality but race itself as a crucial category in the modern world. (warisacrime.org)
  • Despite formal recognition of the Kingdom of Hawaii by the United States and other world powers, American influence, with assistance from the US Navy , eventually took over the islands, overthrowing their Queen in the process. (mashpedia.com)