“Melanin Convergence” signifies real time prophecy envisioning growth. It confers upon us responsibility to implement African Redemption correcting the immoral and amoral 1883-1884 Berlin Conference. No political authority relinquished African sovereignty to European countries and the U.S.A. No African social, political, and cultural infrastructure developed over hundreds of thousands of years validated that conference. … More [PRESS RELEASE] The Melanin Convergence: From Maafa to Ubuntu in the Era of the Blessed Generation
Below is the second of two audio recordings of Marcus Garvey. In this one he makes an appeal to the citizens of the United States to become members of the Universal Negro Improvement Association. A transcript of the speech follows. Fellow citizens of Africa, I greet you in the name of the Universal Negro Improvement … More Listen to Marcus Garvey Make A Membership Appeal to the African Citizens of the United States
Never really thought about it before. The first time I ever noticed the Red, Black and Green flag was on the cover of the album “One Nation Under A Groove.” At the time the symbolism of the RBG was something I was totally oblivious to. Now, as we approach the 100th anniversary of the flag … More RBG Allegiance
Our Blood…Our Melanin…And Africa UNITES US!!! We are united by the precious tie of blood, the blood of Africa courses through our veins. The blood of melanin people. Africa is for the Africans at home and abroad. The Red, Black and Green has been the flag of ALL African People, ALL Black People, ALL Melanin … More Our Blood…Our Melanin…And Africa UNITES US!!!
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
Say! Africa for the Africans, Like America for the Americans: This is the rallying cry for a nation, Be it peace or revolution. Blacks are men, no longer cringing fools; They demand a place, not like weak tools; But among the world of nations great They demand a free self-governing state. Hurrah! Hurrah! Great Africa … More Africa For The Africans (poem by Marcus Garvey)
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!