“Outsiders will never understand the psychology of those they called Garveyites. We doubt if we who are thus nicknamed understand it ourselves. The binding spell, the indefinable charm which Mr Garvey exercises over us beggars description. But we find reason for it in our conviction that no man has spoken to us like this man, inculcating pride and nobility of race, and clearly pointing out the Star of Hope to a discouraged and down trodden people.” thus wrote Archbishop George Alexander McGuire, in “The Negro Churchman”, Sept 1923.
One God! One Aim! One Destiny! The preamble to the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL) Constitution explains the purpose of the document and the organization it defines. Written by UNIA-ACL first President-General Marcus Mosiah Garvey himself, it lets us know where the UNIA motto of “One God! One Aim! One Destiny!”…… Continue reading One God! One Aim! One Destiny! UNIA Constitution Preamble