Below is the second of two audio recordings of Marcus Garvey. In this one he makes an appeal to the citizens of the United States to become members of the Universal Negro Improvement Association. A transcript of the speech follows. Fellow citizens of Africa, I greet you in the name of the Universal Negro Improvement… More Listen to Marcus Garvey Make A Membership Appeal to the African Citizens of the United States
We love humanity; we desire peace, and anything the Universal Negro Improvement Association and I can do for the advancement of the cause of humanity and for the permanent establishment of peace, we shall be glad to do.… More Listen to a Speech By Honorable Marcus Garvey On His Return To The United States
Red, Black and Green is rapidly approaching its second century as the flag of Africans, at home and abroad. Melanin is worth over $395 a gram more than gold. The Afro, official currency of the Sovereign United States of Africa is worth over $2. All of that influences awareness, perception, and power. Is this what Marcus Garvey, Provisional President of Africa referred to by ‘look for me in the whirlwind?’… More 100 years of Red, Black and Green begins on August 13, 2020.
Similarly, interest in the search query “how much is melanin worth?” is growing as well. … More Global Interest In Melanin Rises To Unprecedented Levels.
In July 1896 JOHN J. ABEL, M.D., AND WALTER S. DAVIS, S.B. published a paper entitled “ON THE PIGMENT OF THE NEGRO’S SKIN AND HAIR” in the Journal of Experimental Medicine. They were the first to connect the chemical in human skin and hair that gives it its physical appearance to the chemical melanin which… More Melanin Denial is a Mental Health Issue
President of the Black Star Line, president of the Negro Factories Corporation, president-general of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League and Provisional President of Africa, Garvey tells his followers I am the equal of any white man I want you to feel the same way.… More “I Am the Equal Of ANY White Man”– Marcus Garvey
In 2015 Iya Marilyn Kai Jewett began planning the 2nd Sacred Libation Ceremony honoring the 154 African-American women who were lynched in America. She asked me to contribute the events that led to us knowing about the women for an article she was working on for publication. Below is an updated version of those events.… More How I Found The Black Women Who Were Lynched in America
CNN has elicited stories of unconscious bias for its upcoming special “Unconscious Bias: Facing the Realities of Racism,” to be shown at 10pm on Sunday June 7, 2020. Below is my story. By the time I presented the story it became clear there is conscious bias against the fact melanin is worth more than gold.… More Elevator Woman: A Saga of Unconscious Bias?
The book is available for immediate download as an eBook on Amazon.com, Smashwords, Barnes and Noble, and other retailers. Additionally, a paperback edition can be acquired from Amazon.com.… More [Press Release] The Mhotep Corporation Announces New Book “Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold”