MAKING THE CASE FOR THE EXONERATION OF MARCUS GARVEY — HON. CHARLES B. RANGEL (Extensions of Remarks – July 21, 2004)

HON. CHARLES B. RANGEL OF NEW YORK IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Wednesday, July 21, 2004 •Mr. RANGEL. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to ask again for the exoneration of one of our greatest civil rights leaders, Marcus Garvey. I have felt inspired by Marcus Garvey since I was a young boy. I grew up … More MAKING THE CASE FOR THE EXONERATION OF MARCUS GARVEY — HON. CHARLES B. RANGEL (Extensions of Remarks – July 21, 2004)

Goal: Invent the rise of a Black Messiah

Below are the pages of the notorious FBI Memo dated March 4, 1968, exactly one month before the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It is the infamous “Black Messiah” memo which states on page three: “Prevent the rise of a “messiah” who could unify, and electrify, the militant black nationalist movement. Malcolm X might … More Goal: Invent the rise of a Black Messiah