I would just add that Herodotus described the Colchis and Egyptians as having black skin and wooly hair. You seemed to have left that part out, but it’s an important detail because Herodotus gave a description that would actually look like most African Americans. But thank you for reading and I am glad you enjoyed my article.

Dwayne Wong (Omowale) is a Guyanese born Pan-Africanist, author, and law student.

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