The idea of the United States of Africa originated with Marcus Garvey, despite what some people would like you to believe. His 1924 poem, “Hail! United States of Africa” was the first instance of the concept. We created a passport inspired by Garvey’s poem years ago. Now it is on a t-shirt ready for you.… More The United States of Africa Passport t-shirt
Hail! United States of Africa-free!
Country of the brave black man’s liberty;
State of greater nationhood thou hast won,
A new life for the race is just begun.… More Hail! United States of Africa!
August 13, 2020 marks 100 years of Red, Black and Green. We have an opportunity to send a message, make a statement and demonstrate mental emancipation by wearing Red, Black and Green on August Thirteen!!! Wearing Red, Black and Green on August Thirteen demonstrates mental emancipation. Truth is a force. The truth of our flag… More Celebrate the first 100 years of Red, Black and Green t-shirt
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: (Paid link below) “We are going to emancipate ourselves… More Emancipate Yourselves From Mental Slavery