THE CRISIS OF LEADERSHIP in the white community is remarkable-and-terrifying-because there is, in fact, no white community. This may seem an enormous statement-and it is. I’m willing to be challenged. I’m also willing to attempt to spell it out. My frame of reference is, of course, America, or that portion of the North American continent … More On Being White and other Lies by James Baldwin
Before we came to know melanin was worth more than gold, a friend proclaimed “Trayvon Martin was killed because of the fear of genetic annihilation.” It was Dr. Frances Cress Welsing who first gave us the idea of genetic annihilation through her book, “The Isis Papers: The Keys to the Colors.” The proclamation sent us … More On White Genetic Annihilation by Dr. Frances Cress Welsing
Malcolm X…Marcus Garvey…Bob Marley…Martin Luther King, Jr. Those four names are synonymous with Keyamsha, the Awakening. Interestingly, their names all have the letter “M.” In this post we look at several facts that connect these men. What led to such connections? Coincidence? Synchronicity? Fate? Destiny? Something we can not begin to comprehend? All of the above? We … More Malcolm, Marcus, Marley and Martin: A look at connections between four icons of Keyamsha, the Awakening
Soul Force is the source of endurance which brought The Survivors out of the Maafa through Mchakato wa uponyaji to Keyamsha, the awakening. Soul Force made the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation a necessity. Soul Force brought about the passage of the 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments to the U.S. constitution. Soul Force made Victory … More Soul Force is…
Kuamsha (the awakening) Ku amsha (to awaken) is a reference for healing our life condition. It is making us realize we can only love ourselves when we truly know ourselves. We defined humanity for thousands if not millions of years before there was any concept of humanity other than the one we created. We have … More Kuamsha (the awakening)
We can’t play the race card. There is only one race…the human race. The racism/white supremacy aka the melanin challenged inferiority complex has been diagnosed as the result of three symptoms: the delusional belief in so-called white people, melanin denial and melanin envy. Playing the melanin card means we do all in our power to … More Obliterate Racism: Play The Melanin Card
The Space Traders” by Derrick Bell 1 January. The first surprise was not their arrival. The radio messages had begun weeks before, announcing that one thousand ships from a star far out in space would land on 1 January 2000, in harbors along the Atlantic coast from Cape Cod to North Carolina. Well before dawn … More The Space Traders” by Derrick Bell
Earlier today, August 17, 2017, in the Millions for Marcus Garvey Facebook group appeared a post which was truly inspirational. A good brother posted “Merry Christmas” in recognition of the 130th year since the Honorable Marcus Mosiah Garvey came to this planet. To which we readily replied, “MERRY GARVEYMAS.” Which to us seems reasonable. After … More Merry Garveymas!!!
On August 13, 1920, 32 year-old Marcus Mosiah Garvey chaired a meeting of the Universal Negro Improvement Association at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It was the 13th day of the first International U.N.I.A. convention. Garvey and the 20,000 UNIA members in attendance that day were gathered for the presentation of a document … More 97 Years of Red, Black and Green Begins Now!!!
Today is the 90th day of the 90 Days of Hope campaign. We invite millions of people to wear Red, Black and Green on Sunday, August 13, 2017. Tomorrow will be the Reddest, Blackest and Greenest day ever. … More Take the #RBGChallenge by Wearing Red, Black and Green on August 13: 1 Day to #RBG97