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Did Africans Sells Us Into Slavery | A Sentiment Heard in the “Diaspora Wars”

Let's delve into another complex discussion within the African Diaspora. Africans selling their own people, us --- into slavery. And do African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans, any of the modern day descendants of enslaved Africans in the Americas, have the right to hold modern day Africans accountable? I’ve seen this sentiment bubbling over on Twitter and certain corners of YouTube, typically used to defend xenophobic sentiments African Americans are pushing against African immigrants in America. It is worth interrogating this sentiment. First, because the reaction to this video derailed so quickly as people were upset that I called out African Americans for
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