Can Roots Tourism to Africa Build Social Justice?

Roots travel experiences shine a light on the continued everyday racism that people face as a trickle-down effect of slavery. A group of African American roots travellers to Ghana have described how societal racism in the U.S. had made an impact on their lives, and how travelling to Ghana had emboldened them to search for clarity of identity and self, as well as social equality, writes Alana Dillette for The Conversation.

The view from the dungeon of the Cape Coast Castle.


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