Why Amerika Cannot Let Emmett Till Rest in Peace

For a third time, some white-supremacist-fucks have vandalized a plaque commemorating the spot where Emmett Till’s tortured body was pulled from a Mississippi river in August 1955. Since this memorial marker was first installed in 2007, it has been stolen and then shot up with guns, most recently on July 26, 2018—a month after it […]

Think Confederate monuments are racist? Consider pioneer monuments

‘Early Days.’ Detail of Frank Happersberger’s pioneer monument, San Francisco, California, 1894. Photo by Lisa Allen. Cynt In San Francisco, there is an an 800-ton monument that retells California history, from the Spanish missions to American settlement. Several bronze sculptures and relief plaques depict American Indians, white miners, missionaries and settlers. A female figure symbolizing white […]

Press Release: New Prisoner Audio Confirms Humanitarian Crisis at Stillwater Prison

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8.13.18 Twin Cities Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee, tc.iwoc@gmail.com Contact: Joanna Nuñez 702-588-9882 New Prisoner Audio Confirms Humanitarian Crisis at Stillwater Prison: Prisoners and Families Demand An End to the Lockdown The lockdown at Stillwater Prison is now in its 27th day. As families and prisoners demand an end to the lockdown the […]

Why Afrika’s Biggest Enemy Is Disunity

South Africans protest against Apartheid. Photo credit: News Interactive For decades, innocent Africans suffered some of the worst atrocities at the hands of colonialists who saw themselves as more human than the “unschooled” Black “savages.” Indeed, this bigoted order of things shattered the souls, minds, and bodies of the people of Africa in some of […]

Read Emperor Haile Selassie’s iconic 1963 speech that inspired Bob Marley’s hit song “War”

Emperor Haile Selassie May 25 of every year in Africa is Africa Day. The day is set aside by the African Union (AU) to commemorate the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU). Throughout this week, which is also termed #AfricaWeek, Face2Face Africa will be sharing some iconic speeches by the founding fathers of […]

The unsung female heroes of Afrika’s liberation you should know

Kenya’s Mau Mau Women Freedom Fighters In The Forest. Photo: SDE While many of the African male freedom fighters are well-known, their female counterparts have been largely forgotten. These women, usually left to the margins of the society, were quite instrumental in the fight for the liberation of their respective countries. Some women went to […]

RBG Earth-day

Brought back to the world through the UNIA-ACL with Marcus M. Garvey as President-General on August 13, 1920 in New York City. RBG is a symbol of the red blood uniting all Afrikans, those at home and those abroad, the Black skin of the the first human to take a great walk in the sun, […]

Barrington Levy – “Black Roses” (Catch A Fire Nights with Native Wayne)

“Black Roses” recorded live for Catch A Fire Nights at BNV Studios Hollywood. Music courtesy of Barrington Levy. Sound engineers: Jeff Arrington Kevin Lieberman Mixed and mastered: Brian Vasquez