At Liberty Hall, New York, 1 August, 1920 The Honorable Marcus Garvey delivered the opening address as follows: Fellow Members of the Universal Negro Improvement Association, Delegates to the Convention, Friends and Fellow Negroes: At this hour it is my honor to inform you that the Universal Negro Improvement Association of the World declares its … More Opening of UNIA Convention: PRESIDENT-GENERAL WELCOMES DELEGATES
Our modern systems of Government have partly failed and are wholly failing. … More Governing The Ideal State by Marcus Garvey
An essay by Marcus Garvey from the January 30, 1926 Negro World Weekly Newspaper. Having traveled for hundreds of years across the deserts and prairies of human prejudice, we have now arrived at the crossroads of racial destiny. Each and every race today seems to be traveling in its own direction. The great human family … More What ‘Back to Africa’ Means
by S.G. The identification of Marcus Garvey with the “Back to Africa” slogan is familiar to all who have heard of Mr. Garvey, irrespective of allegiance. Let me say at the outset that not all of those who have perpetuated this fallacy have done so with malice in their hearts, but of those of … More The “Back to Africa” Myth
59 Days until #RBG99 Today, June 15, 2019, is the 31st day of the 90 Days of Hope campaign. We are spending the next 59 days inviting millions of people worldwide to wear Red, Black and Green on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. Africa has a flag. The Red, Black and Green has been the flag … More The #RBGChallenge!!! Wear #Red, Black and Green in 59 Days on August 13 to Celebrate #RBG99
Take one of each African currency. Put them in a basket. How much are they worth compared to the dollar? This post demonstrates how to reboot the global economy to an equilibrium based on supply and demand. The answer to the question above is simple and something I’ve known since 1997. During a Saturday course … More The Value of One Afric (Official Currency of the United States of Africa or the African Union)
Melanin is worth more than gold. The Afro, Official currency of the United States of Africa or the African Union is worth over $2. The 100th year of Red, Black and Green is rapidly approaching. Does that all sound as if the whirlwind prophesied by Marcus Mosiah Garvey is on its way? Does that indicate … More Are You Ready For #RBG100?
It started nine months after a marker was placed at the grave of the Honorable Lady Henrietta Vinton Davis. As we prepared to conduct a Sacred Libation Ceremony in honor of the 148 Black women who were lynched in America the thought occurred to me: Melanin is a chemicalChemicals have dollar valueWhat is the dollar … More BUY NOW: Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold by Nnamdi Azikiwe #MIWMTG
Malcolm X…Marcus Garvey…Bob Marley…Martin Luther King, Jr. Those four names are synonymous with Keyamsha, the Awakening. Interestingly, their names all have the letter “M.” In this post we look at several facts that connect these men. What led to such connections? Coincidence? Synchronicity? Fate? Destiny? Something we can not begin to comprehend? All of the … More Malcolm, Marcus, Marley and Martin: A look at connections between four icons of Keyamsha, the Awakening
On August 13, 1920, 32 year-old Marcus Mosiah Garvey chaired a meeting of the Universal Negro Improvement Association at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It was the 13th day of the first International U.N.I.A. convention. Garvey and the 20,000 UNIA members in attendance that day were gathered for the presentation of a document … More 97 Years of Red, Black and Green Begins Now!!!