Marcus Garvey: “With confidence you have won even before you have started.”

The phrase: “If you have no confidence in self you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence you have won even before you have started” is a quote from Marcus Garvey in his book the Philosophy and Opinions of Marcus Garvey. It is one of the most widely known quotes by him. … More Marcus Garvey: “With confidence you have won even before you have started.”

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. February 10, 1925. Fellow men of the Negro Race, Greeting: I am delighted to … More First Message to the Negroes of the World from Atlanta Prison. (Marcus Garvey’s “Look for Me in the Whirlwind” Message)

Keyamsha and the Awakening of 2Pac

I see no changes. Wake up in the morning and I ask myself: Is life worth livin? Should I blast myself? I’m tired of bein poor and even worse I’m Black My stomach hurts so I’m lookin for a purse to snatch. Cops give a damn about a negro. Pull a trigger. Kill a nigga.  … More Keyamsha and the Awakening of 2Pac