AWAKENED AFRICA STARTLES THE WORLD

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

Africa For The Africans (poem by Marcus Garvey)

Say! Africa for the Africans, Like America for the Americans: This is the rallying cry for a nation, Be it peace or revolution. Blacks are men, no longer cringing fools; They demand a place, not like weak tools; But among the world of nations great They demand a free self-governing state. Hurrah! Hurrah! Great Africa … More Africa For The Africans (poem by Marcus Garvey)

First Message to the Negroes of the World from Atlanta Prison. (Marcus Garvey’s “Look for Me in the Whirlwind” Message)

“Look for me in the Whirlwind” is not a speech. It was the first message sent to the world by Marcus Garvey upon his incarceration in Atlanta Federal Penitentiary on trumped up charges of mail fraud. The complete message is listed below. At this moment his words are prophetic. He has returned “to plague the … More First Message to the Negroes of the World from Atlanta Prison. (Marcus Garvey’s “Look for Me in the Whirlwind” Message)