Grooveallegiance

Never really thought about it before. The first time I ever noticed the Red, Black and Green flag was on the cover of the album “One Nation Under A Groove.” At the time the symbolism of the RBG was something I was totally oblivious to. Now, as we approach the 100th anniversary of the flag… More Grooveallegiance

RBG Allegiance

Never really thought about it before. The first time I ever noticed the Red, Black and Green flag was on the cover of the album “One Nation Under A Groove.” At the time the symbolism of the RBG was something I was totally oblivious to. Now, as we approach the 100th anniversary of the flag… More RBG Allegiance

Louis Lomax Interviews The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Below is a transcript from an interview by Journalist Louis Lomax for the television program “The Hate That Hate Produced.” In it Lomax asks Muhammad about his teachings and the doom of the white race. [LL] Although you have said that the white race is doomed and that they are a race of devils. Do… More Louis Lomax Interviews The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

The Redemption of Africa by Marcus Garvey

The forces of their deliverance are working with subtlety that press into service the very emotions of prejudice, hate and selfishness; and in a wonderful way are harnessing them to the worthy motives of sympathy and justice. Thus the Negro of his own vastly improved resources yoked to the unwonted aid of his foes, sees before his eyes the world awakened, to the fact of his approaching deliverance from bondage. … More The Redemption of Africa by Marcus Garvey

What ‘Back to Africa’ Means

An essay by Marcus Garvey from the January 30, 1926 Negro World Weekly Newspaper. Having traveled for hundreds of years across the deserts and prairies of human prejudice, we have now arrived at the crossroads of racial destiny. Each and every race today seems to be traveling in its own direction. The great human family… More What ‘Back to Africa’ Means

The “Back to Africa” Myth

by S.G.     The identification of Marcus Garvey with the “Back to Africa” slogan is familiar to all who have heard of Mr. Garvey, irrespective of allegiance.  Let me say at the outset that not all of those who have perpetuated this fallacy have done so with malice in their hearts, but of those of… More The “Back to Africa” Myth

How Much Is Melanin Worth In 2020?

Melanin is a chemical. Melanin can be found in animal fur, fish scales, bird feathers, microorganisms, and cephalopod ink among other places. Most people equate melanin with human skin, hair and eyes. Like any chemical melanin has a dollar value. There are at last two methods through which melanin can be extracted from the ink… More How Much Is Melanin Worth In 2020?