Contrary

Ghana

The African country of Ghana is asking African Americans to come visit their country…and to relocate or retire there.

“Ghana, through whose ports millions of Africans passed on their way to plantations in the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean, wants its descendants to come back.

Taking Israel as its model, Ghana hopes to persuade the descendants of enslaved Africans to think of Africa as their homeland, to visit, invest, send their children to be educated here and even retire here.”

from a New York Times article here

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February 9, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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