Constitution of the African Civilization Society : together with the testimony of forty distinguished citizens of New York and Brooklyn, to the importance of the objects contemplated by its friends ; also, the Anniversary address

The Constitution of the African Civilization Society indicates that there was work being done towards African Redemption before Marcus Garvey. Glad-handing Garvey and liking memes on social media posts is easy. Reading the Constitution of the African Civilization Society distinguishes those who know “The Work That Has Been Done” and the work still remaining for … More Constitution of the African Civilization Society : together with the testimony of forty distinguished citizens of New York and Brooklyn, to the importance of the objects contemplated by its friends ; also, the Anniversary address

The #RBGChallenge!!! Wear #RBG in 75 Days on August 13 to celebrate #RBG99.

Days until #RBG99 Today, May 30th, 2019, is the 15th day of the 90 Days of Hope campaign. We are spending the next 75 days inviting millions of people worldwide to wear Red, Black and Green on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. 75 days from now, August 13, 2019, will be the Reddest, Blackest and Greenest … More The #RBGChallenge!!! Wear #RBG in 75 Days on August 13 to celebrate #RBG99.

UPCOMING BOOK: Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold by Nnamdi Azikiwe #MIWMTG

I’ve decided to document the journey which led to the observation melanin is worth more than gold. Towards that end I’ve written a book “Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold,” subtitled “Is This The Era Of The Blessed Generation?” It is my account of events leading to the observation melanin is worth more than gold … More UPCOMING BOOK: Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold by Nnamdi Azikiwe #MIWMTG

What is Ubuntu?

The time has come for the human race to forget and cast behind it false concepts of how we came to be here on this planet and where we are headed as a species. Ubuntu is a Swahili word. Much has been made of the meaning of the word Ubuntu, a great deal of which … More What is Ubuntu?

AWAKENED AFRICA STARTLES THE WORLD

This post is an extract from the Negro World weekly newspaper for April 14, 1923. In this essay Marcus Garvey  explains how Africa awakened from propaganda generated by the UNIA. It should be inspirational to those who see what has transpired since it was written and how African people at home and abroad can only … More AWAKENED AFRICA STARTLES THE WORLD

AUGUST 13, 2016 MARKS 96 YEARS OF RED, BLACK AND GREEN

The Mhotep Corporation announced today its plans to make this August 13, 2016 the Reddest, Blackest and Greenest day ever. To this end, they issue the #RBGChallenge and invite everyone to celebrate the #RBG and “Wear Red, Black and Green on August Thirteen!!!” August 13, 2016 marks 96 years since the colors Red, Black and Green … More AUGUST 13, 2016 MARKS 96 YEARS OF RED, BLACK AND GREEN

The 96th Year of Red, Black and Green Begins August 13, 2016

The Mhotep Corporation announced today its plans to make this August 13, 2016 the Reddest, Blackest and Greenest day ever. To this end, they encourage everyone to take the RBG Challenge and “Wear Red, Black and Green on August Thirteen!!!” Wearing Red, Black and Green on August Thirteen sends a message, makes a statement and demonstrates … More The 96th Year of Red, Black and Green Begins August 13, 2016

LOOK UP, YOU MIGHTY RACE

One of the most widely quoted phrases by Marcus Garvey is the title of this post. Even United States President Barack Obama uses a paraphrased quote in his book Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance. Though Obama may not necessarily be a fan of the concepts presented here he could possibly benefit from … More LOOK UP, YOU MIGHTY RACE

Lesson 22: The Five-Year Plan of the U.N.I.A.

Below is a chapter from Message to the People: The Course in African Philosophy.   In 1934, at the International Convention of the U.N.I.A., held at Edelweiss Park, Cross Roads, St. Andrew, Jamaica, B.W.I., the President-General of the Association presented to the convention in session, the Five-Year Plan scheme, as the most possible and practical … More Lesson 22: The Five-Year Plan of the U.N.I.A.