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Synonyms for Afrikaans

an official language of the Republic of South Africa

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belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their language


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Conventional wisdom has cast men as the sole actors and agents of socio-economic and political struggles, and has entrenched male-centred experiences of social reality as universal and scientific; women are completely erased, especially the ordinary Afrikan woman.
In this way, violence and abuse against Afrikan women is not only ensured, it is normalized.
Afrikan Unity Initiative is an organization catered toward creating a better world for Afrikans and all people through interactive service and education.
She did not try to impress the white world or confused Afrikans with a feigned "objectivity".
Long before the Europeans arrived in their slave ships the Afrikans had created many highly developed civilizations.
White supremacy assures that Afrikans are not seen as valuable as humans and therefore they are not worthy of study; nor are their perspectives seen as important or significant.
the plan of the governments of the states and the United States [was] to turn the New [World] Afrikans, held as slaves, into willing subservients, unaware of their distinguished history and, therefore, willing subservients because they were unaware.
When Afrikans speak for themselves and about themselves, the world will hear the authentic voice, and will be forced to come to terms, with it in the long-run .
arranged an international conference on Afrika, in Berlin in November 15, 1884-February 26, 1885 (McKay et al, 1996:896)" to serve as an excellent example of gatherings or conventions wherein Afrika had no representatives and yet, decisions concerning Afrika and Afrikans were discussed, adopted and implemented.
Given the amount of insults that Afrika and Afrikans have had to endure, why should it matter that bespectacled scholars, mostly from the descendants of Conrad and Leopold's hue do not and most probably will most likely vehemently vow never to subscribe to Afrocentricity, may raise the point of clarity from what has been stipulated above.
So even though these are Afrikans and Afrikan academics, in the enterprise of related disciplines such as political science, based in Afrika, they serve as classic cases of Afrikanists from amongst those referred to as Afrikans by others and themselves.
The phenomenon of self-inflicted genocide, what Cornel West calls the "nihilistic threat" (West, 1993, Chapter 1), is pervasive among young Afrikan American males in the urban centers of this nation, and presently is one of the most effective means of depopulating Afrikan American communities.
I wanted to get off the plane and somebody Afrikan would gasp, 'I know you