Not infrequently you meet on the streets of our vast country people who call you Afro-American because of the darkened color of your skin. Even after numerous explanations, whatever some of our fellow citizens have big difficulty to find in their linguistic consciousness a place for expression “Afrorussian”.
Do many people perceive Afrorussian as one of the components of multinational Russia? And how many know who was the first Afrorussian and when he/she appeared on Russian land? And who-are, in fact, Afro-Russians?
Today begins a series of publications aimed at the search for answers to these and other questions relating to this part of the Russian population.
Speaking about roots, do not linger long on the fact that Afro-Russians have the same African origin as Afro-Americans. In the matter of the ways of arriving at their new homeland, they have a very large discrepancies.
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Я верю и призываю к развитию российско-африканского сотрудничества / Je crois et j'encourage la promotion de la coop?ration russo-africaine / I believe and I encourage the promotion of Russian-African cooperation
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