Incantation – Marimba Ani – 2000 Black

(Taught to me by Armah and Kambon) 2000 seasons of restless sleep beneath destroyers fragmented image.We used their imposed definitions to disconnect our consciousness.Lines drawn in denial of deeply textured soulsOkra/Ka/SeLife/Force/EnergyNyama. They knew as we sleptThat our spirit was more powerfulThan their white death. In our will-less sleep we have allowed the earth to be … More Incantation – Marimba Ani – 2000 Black

Here are the African Gods who lived, and set us free. WE ARE THE AFRICAN GODS! WE ARE!… YOU AND ME — Abbey Lincoln

Here are the African Gods who lived, and set us free. WE ARE THE AFRICAN GODS! WE ARE!… YOU AND ME — Abbey Lincoln Via Lonnie Plaxico They took this notion of Jesus Christ and enslaved people had to give up their own indigenous religion/cultures. The Gods and Goddesses of Africa/Not Israel!..Where are the African … More Here are the African Gods who lived, and set us free. WE ARE THE AFRICAN GODS! WE ARE!… YOU AND ME — Abbey Lincoln

REMEMBERING OUR SISTERS: BLACK WOMEN WHO WERE LYNCHED IN AMERICA

Second Annual Sacred Libation Ceremony in Remembrance on March 29, 2015 By Iya Marilyn Kai Jewett Last year while reading articles on a Black news website, I noticed a link to an article about Black women who were lynched. Being a student of history, I followed the link which led to another Black website and … More REMEMBERING OUR SISTERS: BLACK WOMEN WHO WERE LYNCHED IN AMERICA