What is the Afropole?
If you have ever traveled between New Orleans and West Africa, you have likely been amazed at the very clear similarities. The African identity shared by billions across the world is one that translates itself into various modes of living. From food to music to language to art, our singular identities as Afro-Latinos, Caribbeans, Black Americans, Afropeans and Africans are just as beautiful as our shared identity as Afrodiasporans. The Afropole is a platform meant to celebrate our differences while encouraging unity through shared economics. The call to #buyblack is a drop in the larger ocean of investing in our blackness ).