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I'm curious how others feel, but I view Africans as just as foreign as Vietnamese or Russians. We share skin color, but not history. Black Americans with enslaved ancestors had to go through the same stuff as my ancestors did (slavery, Jim Crow, Southern Strategy etc.). Their food is my food. They speak the same way that I do, so I feel more connection to them. I would not want to move to Africa personally because we don't share those things in common

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Wow. I am left speechless by some comments. All I can say is « one thing is for sure, we are all African. »

Have visited. Want to see more. Actively plotting a potential, permanent US departure.

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Have to vet Accra - heard amazing things and friends have property there already. Loved Nairobi. Liked that Johannesburg felt familiar. Cape Town was a little different. At this point, it’s a mater of sitting down, getting the details and working the math. The things that keep us here include proximity to family (aging parents), familiarity with Amerikkka, modern conveniences we’ve come to rely on heavily that we just don’t know how they translate, jobs (until mailbox money starts paying bills) and the unknown of a foreign land…

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Building a new life how?

Buy or build a house. Accept the culture. Life free. Build Africa together

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