August 17, 1987 was the centenary of Marcus Mosiah Garvey. To honor the milestone, the Jamaica Journal devoted their entire August issue to articles on Garvey. The thirteen articles included:
THE NEGRO’S GREATEST ENEMY
I saw before me then, even as I do now, a new world of black men, not peons, serfs, dogs and slaves, but a nation of sturdy men making their impress upon civilization and causing a new light to dawn upon the human race.
On Feeling Human
Several years ago I found myself perplexed by a quandary. On numerous occasions I experienced a feeling that I couldn’t name. The feeling was good. Whenever it came upon me I felt as though life was something special; more special than before. When the feeling first came I do not recall the day or time.…… Continue reading On Feeling Human
Malcolm, Marcus, Marley and Martin: four icons
Malcolm, Marcus, Marley and Martin Malcolm X…Marcus Garvey…Bob Marley…Martin Luther King, Jr. Those four names are synonymous with Keyamsha, the Awakening. Interestingly, their names all start with an “M,” the 13th letter of the Roman alphabet. In this post we look at several other facts that connecting Malcolm, Marcus, Marley and Martin. What led to…… Continue reading Malcolm, Marcus, Marley and Martin: four icons
A History of Wh**e Supremacy: Ida B. Wells Did NOT Coin The Phrase “Wh**e Supremacy”
We saw on Twitter where someone said: “Ida B Wells may have coined the phrase “wh**e supremacy…” Real simple…real quick Ida B. Wells DID NOT coin the phrase “wh**e supremacy.” The need to legitimize Black people using a phrase that was not invented by us or for us shows the people pushing that agenda are fresh out…… Continue reading A History of Wh**e Supremacy: Ida B. Wells Did NOT Coin The Phrase “Wh**e Supremacy”
First use in print of the phrase “white supremacy”:On Negro Ascendancy in the West Indies
This ascendency is now advancing with rapid footsteps, and Cuba may be fairly declared not only the last hope of white supremacy in those islands, but the single remaining barrier that interposes between our coasts and a numerous empire of blacks, fostered, guided and upheld by the strongest powers of Europe.
MAKING THE CASE FOR THE EXONERATION OF MARCUS GARVEY
First President-General of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League Marcus Mosiah Garvey The following is a transcript of remarks made in 2004 by Charles B. Rangel before the United States House of Representatives in support of the exoneration of Marcus Garvey. HON. CHARLES B. RANGEL OF NEW YORK IN THE HOUSE OF…… Continue reading MAKING THE CASE FOR THE EXONERATION OF MARCUS GARVEY