Repost: Black Americans and Afro-Latinos A Common History

Not much to put forth for an introduction here. This is an article examining the connection between black Americans and Afro-Latinos. A good read, especially for Black History Month. Interesting point raised in the article: Brazil has the highest black population in the world today outside of Africa, with the United States coming in third. Check out more here:

http://www.africanglobe.net/headlines/black-americans-afro-latinos-common-history/

A related article about Afro-Brazilians being the majority population in Brazil here:

http://www.africanglobe.net/headlines/brazil-census-show-afro-brazilians-majority-population/