“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.
The preamble to the UNIA Constitution explains the purpose of the document and the organization it constitutes. It is important to know where the motto UNIA motto is “One God! One Aim! One Destiny!” fits into the concept of the organization. The full Constitution is available at Hathi Trust. Preamble to the UNIA ConstitutionThe Universal…… Continue reading One God! One Aim! One Destiny! UNIA Constitution Preamble