[BREAKING NEWS] Melanin is worth $419.00 a gram

The dollar value of melanin has increased since January of 2018. As of November 2018 melanin is listed as being worth $419.00 a gram. That represents an increase of $12 in less than a year. A question that comes up is “why is melanin so valuable?” One answer is based on the fact we live … More [BREAKING NEWS] Melanin is worth $419.00 a gram

Dr. Ivan Van Sertima On For The People

Dr. Ivan Van Sertima Listervelt Middleton interviews Ivan Van Sertima. Program: “For The People: Ivan Van Sertima, Part 1” Episode(s): For The People: Ivan Van Sertima, Part 21 Production Date(s): 1995 Format: DVD Price: $24.95 Volume discount available. Synopsis: Listervelt Middleton interviews Ivan Van Sertima. https://youtu.be/4DHxhSr7un0 Program: “For The People: Ivan Van Sertima, Part 2” … More Dr. Ivan Van Sertima On For The People

Light the White House Red, Black and Green on August 13 to honor Black people “held to serve or labor” who built it.

Dear friends, I wanted to let you know about a new petition I created on We the People, a new feature on WhiteHouse.gov, and ask for your support. Will you add your name to mine? If this petition gets 99,999 signatures by August 30, 2015, the White House will review it and respond!​ We the … More Light the White House Red, Black and Green on August 13 to honor Black people “held to serve or labor” who built it.

Are You Ready For #RBG100?

The 100th year of Red, Black and Green is rapidly approaching. On August 13th, 2020 the RBG will mark 100 years since it was presented to the world as our flag. Are you ready? This is the time to begin sharing this information. That event will mark a watershed in the world as we know … More Are You Ready For #RBG100?

The Melanin Stock Symbol

Recently we published a blog post refuting the myth of the melanin stock market. One aspect of that urban legend which stuck is the idea of a melanin stock symbol. We took the legend of a melanin stock market and ran with it. Could a melanin stock market exist? How would the melanin economy function? … More The Melanin Stock Symbol

Choose to Wear Red, Black and Green on August 13, 2018

Marcus Garvey made a powerful choice when he prophesied “We are going to emancipate ourselves from mental slavery, for though others may free the body, none but ourselves can free the mind. Mind is our only ruler; sovereign,” during his speech “The Work That Has Been Done” in October 1937. Bob Marley chose to bring … More Choose to Wear Red, Black and Green on August 13, 2018

[FREE DOWNLOAD] UNESCO General History of Africa

The seven volume UNESCO General History of Africa series is available online for free download from the UNESCO website. The links below connect to the volumes and are FREE. UNESCO international Scientific Committee for the Drafting of a General History of Africa GENERAL HISTORY OF AFRICA VOLUME I Methodology and African Prehistory EDITOR J. KI-ZERBO … More [FREE DOWNLOAD] UNESCO General History of Africa

Skin Optical Characterization Devices

In July 1973 Cheikh Anta Diop published a paper on the pigmentation of the Ancient Egyptians (Kemetians). In the paper he established melanin levels as a fundamental racial characteristic and that there exist laboratory methods to measure melanin levels for both dead and living beings. One issue presented in opposition to the future study of … More Skin Optical Characterization Devices

Melanin Myths: They Just Keep Coming

We found that there were more than ten myths about melanin. In order to continue tracking the melanin myth machine we decided to create an article documenting the myths as they come to us. Stay tuned. Melanin is only pigment or color Melanin is a chemical. It is an aromatic biopolymer and organic semiconductor. Yes, … More Melanin Myths: They Just Keep Coming

Melanin Myth #3: Melanin Is Carbon

This is part three in a ten part series debunking myths surrounding melanin. This is post is on the “Melanin is carbon and has a molecular structure of six protons, six neutrons and six electrons that equal 666 or the mark of the beast” myth. Obviously a subliminal attempt to demonize the melanin rich. When … More Melanin Myth #3: Melanin Is Carbon