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

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 has … More What 'Back to Africa' Means

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?

Transition of Twin Towers of Afrocentric Thought

Originally By Herb BoydManaging Editor, TBWT (The Black World Today) and posted there on Monday, 26 January 2004 “We lost the twin towers of African spirituality and intellectual development,” Dr. Leonard Jeffries said of Dr. Jacob H. Carruthers, Jr. and the Rev. Dr. Ishakamusa Barashango. “Jacob was one of our leading scholars and I was … More Transition of Twin Towers of Afrocentric Thought

Rosa Parks and Emmett Till are connected by three months and three days.

August 28, 1955 Emmett Till was murdered in Money, Mississippi. On December 1, 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama Rosa Parks took her seat and was determined not to give it up. Those events are three months and three days apart.

REMEMBERING PRINCE From Interview Magazine

Prince was interviewed by Spike Lee for Andy Warhol’s Interview Magazine. Look at what he says about emancipation. FREEDOM: Something happens when you get emancipated. You approach life differently. You eat differently. You respect yourself more. You respect the gift you have been given. Everything has changed for me since I’ve changed my name. It’s … More REMEMBERING PRINCE From Interview Magazine

Incantation – Marimba Ani – 2000 Black

(Taught to me by Armah and Kambon) 2000 seasons of restless sleep beneath destroyers fragmented image.We used their imposed definitions to disconnect our consciousness.Lines drawn in denial of deeply textured soulsOkra/Ka/SeLife/Force/EnergyNyama. They knew as we sleptThat our spirit was more powerfulThan their white death. In our will-less sleep we have allowed the earth to be … More Incantation – Marimba Ani – 2000 Black

The #RBGChallenge!!! Wear Red, Black and Green on August 13 to Celebrate #RBG99: the 99th year of RBG

Happy #RBG99 Today, August 13, 2019, is the 90th day of the 90 Days of Hope campaign. We are spending the next 24 HOURS inviting millions of people worldwide to wear Red, Black and Green on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. Africa has a flag. The Red, Black and Green has been the flag of Africa … More The #RBGChallenge!!! Wear Red, Black and Green on August 13 to Celebrate #RBG99: the 99th year of RBG