Seek Audacious Power by Adam Clayton Powell

“So beware not only of Greeks bearing gifts but colored men seeking loans and Northern white liberals!” advised Adam Clayton Powell in the baccalaureate delivered before the graduating class of Howard University Sunday May 29th 1966 following is the complete text of Representative Powell’s address. … More Seek Audacious Power by Adam Clayton Powell

The Black Star Line was incorporated 96 years ago today

Today June 27, 2015 marks 96 years since the incorporation of the Black Star Line by Marcus Garvey and members of the UNIA. The Black Star Line was incorporated in Delaware on June 27, 1919. The initial authorized capital of the Black Star Line was $500,000. The initial shares were only 100,000 selling for $5 … More The Black Star Line was incorporated 96 years ago today