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Discuss the controversies concerning the racial identity of ancient Egyptians. What is the significance of this controversy for the history of African-Americans?

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    The ancient Egyptians were a mixture of races. Some skins were darker than others.

    Egypt was a prominent ancient African civilization. For me, the color of the Egyptian skin is irrelevant.

    This site discusses this controversy.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancient_Egyptian_race_controversy

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