The colonization of Africa by the Europeans polluted the African heritage. The African history has been through the eyes of the Europeans making Africans lose their cultural roots. We have been programmed into blindly adopting a religion, a political system paradigm that we cease to grow.
I'm proud of my heritage because I am proud of my Afrikan heritage because it is part of what I am . My deep Afrikan roots brings a sense of identity in a fast changing world where most people don't know who they are.
Biggest misconception people haveThe biggest misconception people have is that , Afrika was uncivilised and underdeveloped before the Western influence. The truth is , the rich African heritage became polluted as a result of Western influence. As Afrikaans, we've been brainwashed into believing our cultural heritage is inferior.
Why do you think Diversity matters?Diversity matters as it brings beauty to life. Diverse values, morals and priorities provide a sense of identity and continuity for future generations. Diversity brings communities together through shared understanding of the unique cultural identity heritage.