The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

The thought just materialized in our head one morning: “Go and find out why I named my book ‘The Fire Next Time.’” Since the voice spoke in the first person and only one person we know of has a book entitled “The Fire Next Time” it seems a logical conclusion that the author in question … More The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

Rebuild the Temple of African Redemption

Historic UNIA headquarters making comeback from near disaster Michael J. Rochon Tribune Staff Garveyism — (n) The philosophical system founded by Marcus Garvey stating that people of African descent can only establish true freedom by relying on self, not on others. In the 1920’s, at the height of it’s prominence, the Universal Negro Improvement Association … More Rebuild the Temple of African Redemption