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
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
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?