Réunion, a ‘meeting place’

Réunion, a ‘meeting place’

I could not help wonder if there is a place on the face of the earth off the continent of Africa where one would find majority of the Africans that have settled there over a number of generations that are not descendants of slaves….  The mixing of the above races, together with those from Malagasy, Comoros and Indo-Portuguese ancestry, had resulted into the majority of the population being mixed race that embrace the Creole language and culture.  I was further enlightened that since nobody could claim to be an indigenous Réunionnais, nobody was looking for ‘independence’ from France as they were all quite happy with things the way they were.

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