Tag Archives: Ethnic Groups

What’s in a Language?

Everyone gets along in Senegal. Christians, Muslims, Animists, they all live peacefully with one another. Christians celebrate Tabaski and Muslims give gifts at Christmas. Although French is the official language, Wolof is spoken by a large majority of people. These … Continue reading

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More than Just the Ethnicity Box

When I told Ghanaians that I was unaware on which day of the week I was born, they were often shocked. This is actually an understatement. I usually said that I thought it might be Wednesday, but that I would … Continue reading

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