40 Days to #RBG96 — The 96th Year of Red, Black and Green

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

Emancipate Yourselves From Mental Slavery

Though widely associated with Bob Marley and his incredibly popular “Redemption Song” lyric, the phrase “emancipate yourselves from mental slavery” is a paraphrase from a speech by Marcus Garvey. In his comments during a speech entitled “The Work That Has Been Done” in November 1937 he said: “We are going to emancipate ourselves from mental slavery, … More Emancipate Yourselves From Mental Slavery