Over time the concept of “Black Supremacy” changed. The most substantial transformation of “Black Supremacy” came during the 1950s. Oddly, it was used to incite opposition to the Mau Mau in Kenya and promote opposition to the drive for independence in other parts of Africa. Proquest shows 829 results in a search for Black Supremacy. 582 or 70 percent … More A History of Black Supremacy: Part 2
Once we completed our post on a history of White Supremacy, it seemed almost natural that a history of Black Supremacy follow. Although titled “A History of Black Supremacy,” clearly what is commonly referred to as “Black Supremacy” represents a fear of “Black Greatness” beyond the perception of melanin challenged people who call themselves “white.” Believe it or not, the phrases … More A History of Black Supremacy: Part 1
Today July 4, 2016 is the 50th day of the 90 Days of Hope Campaign. In 40 days, on August 13, 2016, Red, Black and Green will cross the boundary of time entering into its 96th year as the colors of all Black people. At that point we will be exactly four years from the … More 40 Days to #RBG96 — The 96th Year of Red, Black and Green
One of the most widely quoted phrases by Marcus Garvey is the title of this post. Even United States President Barack Obama uses a paraphrased quote in his book Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance. Though Obama may not necessarily be a fan of the concepts presented here he could possibly benefit from … More LOOK UP, YOU MIGHTY RACE
On this date 105 years ago the first ever Black Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Johnson defeated ‘The Great White Hope,’ Jim Jeffries in the fight of the century. Motion pictures of the fight were suppressed in an act of censorship of the idea of Black Supremacy.
Cathy Hughes: Successful Business woman, Media Mogul, and mother also had her own radio show. We used to listen to her show in the morning and if you know anything about Cathy she is full of prayer. She used this prayer to start her mornings. We liked it so much we wrote it down. This … More Spiritual Conditioning #1: The Cathy Hughes Prayer
Everybody Rejoice by Luther Vandross Everybody look around Cuz there’s a reason to rejoice you see Everybody come out And let’s commence to singing joyfully Everybody look up And feel the hope that we’ve been waiting on Everybody is glad…so glad Cuz our silent fear and dread is gone It’s love you see That has … More Everybody Is Rejoicing Because They Know Melanin Being Worth $362.50 A Gram Makes It A Brand New Day