Afro-Caribbean

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Afro-Caribbean

a person of African descent who has migrated from, or is living in, the Caribbean. In the context of the UK, the term is used to describe people who were part of the post-World War II labour migration of inhabitants of the Caribbean Islands, and their descendants in Britain.
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That figure is $200 for Puerto Ricans, $2,000 for Afro-Caribbeans and South Americans, and $3,200 for Cubans.
Garry Stewart, who served with the Royal Signals in the Falklands, is spearheading a campaign for Afro-Caribbean soldiers to be honoured by their "mother country".
Indeed, the historical context chapter provides perhaps the work's best explanations for the conflict between ideal European colonial notions of family and the practices in which many Afro-Caribbean people engaged while in the Caribbean.
Production manager Carys Williams says, 'We are particularly keen to find descendants of some of the first Africans and Afro-Caribbeans to arrive in Wales, many of whom came as houseboys and servants to the great houses of 17th and 18th century Wales.
And black friends tell me that one of their biggest hurdles is the lack of positive Afro-Caribbean role models on TV.
LIVERPOOL: A wide mixture including Chinese, Afro-caribbeans and Asians
The lack of black faces in the north that led English judge Mr Justice Rougier to provoke outrage after he suggested that it made it an ideal home for an Asian who had a fear of Afro-Caribbeans.
Mrs Rosher added: ``He had never been to Coventry before and knew there was a percentage of Afro-Caribbeans in the city and he was rather delighted with us.''
Based on the Registrar General system [6], a significantly higher proportion of Afro-Caribbeans than whites were classified as being of manual (i.e.