The Global African – Grenada: What Went Wrong?

Show -November 13, 2014 http://multimedia.telesurtv.net/v/the-global-african-311786/ Each week on “The Global African” host Bill Fletcher, Jr. addresses issues facing Africa and the African Diasporas. Today’s program focuses on the revolutionary and anti-imperialist government of the Caribbean island of Grenada under the popular leader Maurice Bishop from 1979-to 1983. Despite itssmall size Grenada had tremendous significance, due […]

Why White America Fearz Black Liberation Theology

LIBERATION Why White America Fears Black Liberation TheologyFor 6 yearsAfromerica has promoted the theory of Black Nationalism, the original doctrine of the new Black Liberation Theology. Recently, through the media montages of Rev. Jeremiah Wright have we learned that America fears the words he speak and the concept behind those words, which is a form […]

SUSTAINING THE WAVE OF RESISTANCE TO REVOLUTIONARY PAN-AFRICANISM? (An Analytic Critical Review of the book ‘Sustaining the New Wave of Pan-Africanism’)

By Lang T.K.A. Nubuor INTRODUCTION At the time of writing, this reviewer has in his hand two other reviews by brothers living in Namibia – Peter Mietzner1 and Etuna Joshua2. Those two reviews are distinguished by their common brevity and sticking to informing us on the structural outline of the book without telling us about the substance therein. […]

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

Joel Augustus Rogers, Renaissance Man Joel A. Rogers Date: Thu, 1883-09-06 Joel Augustus Rogers was born on this date in 1883. He was an African American writer, lecturer, anthropologist, historian, journalist, and publisher. Rogers was from Negril, Jamaica, where his father was a small-town schoolteacher. In 1906, Rogers moved to Chicago but spent most of […]

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

Zulu, a people who remain throughout time Zulu Shield and Weapons Date: Mon, 1487-09-04 *This date celebrates the Zulu nation. The Zulu are the largest ethnic group in South Africa, with a population of approximately 8 million. The Zulu are one of many southern African peoples belonging to the broader Nguni linguistic group. Like other […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

No one iz born hating another person because of the colour of hiz skin, or hiz background, or hiz religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, 4 love comez more naturally to the human hearn than it’z opposite.   Nelson Mandela

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

23 August: International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition 23 August: International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition. The night of 22 to 23 August 1791, in Santo Domingo (today Haiti and the Dominican Republic) saw the beginning of the uprising that would play a […]

Republic of New Africa

Nicholas D. Kimble (Tougaloo ’04) The Republic of New Africa identified the Southern states – Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina – as subjugated land. According to the RNA, the Southern states were the traditional homeland where Africans had been oppressed three hundred years in slavery and where Africans were due land as part […]

THE HOUSE NEGRO AND THE FIELD NEGRO (2009 animation)

To understand this, you have to go back to what [the] young brother here referred to as the house Negro and the field Negro — back during slavery. There was two kinds of slaves. There was the house Negro and the field Negro. The house Negroes – they lived in the house with master, they […]