We love humanity; we desire peace, and anything the Universal Negro Improvement Association and I can do for the advancement of the cause of humanity and for the permanent establishment of peace, we shall be glad to do. … More Listen to a Speech By Honorable Marcus Garvey On His Return To The United States
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
A cable report from London says that the Colonial authorities are very much disturbed over the native nationalist agitation; yet others laughed at us when we said that we were determined to have a free and redeemed Africa; they questioned the possibility of redeeming Africa. Now we see that Africa will redeem herself, not so much from without as from within. … More AWAKENED AFRICA STARTLES THE WORLD
Marcus Garvey’s greatest achievement was performing psychic surgery on the minds of millions of mentally enslaved people to restore their sense of pride, dignity, nobility and nation. His operating room was liberty hall. His scalpel was the Black Star Shipping Line. You know who were his nurses. Red Black and Green stitches were covered by … More Marcus Garvey’s greatest achievement
Why the name Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League? Since, “All people of African ancestry are regarded as ordinary members” of the UNIA-ACL it is a valid question for our people to ask. Unfortunately, the active (dues paying) members are the only ones who can actually do something to change the name of … More Why The Name Universal Negro Improvement Association?