Angela Davis at Occidental College (1984)

Angela Davis, faculty member at San Francisco College, and sponsored by the Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, speaks at Occidental College during Black History Month about her experiences with African American struggles during the 1960s and on to the present and the benefits of civil rights actions for all minorities. Her personal history includes […]

PEOPLE’S EYE PHOTOGRAPHY IS GROWING

  A GO-FUND ME   (gf.me/u/p2x7yj) page has been established for her to start making her huge business dream come true, by providing her $5000.00 in basic seed money between May-September, 2017; for the following needs: (1) Marketing and advertising (2) Web site development and upgrades (3) Quality digital computer and camera equipment, and equipment upgrades (4) Software that […]

Black Leaders Must Pass White-Approved Purity Tests That White Leaders Don’t. Ask Angela Davis

by Issac J. Bailey Angela Davis speaks at The 2013 Peace Ball: Voices of Hope And Resistance at Arena Stage on January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. Photo: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images If you haven’t heard, black civil rights icon Angela Davis should not be honored by civil rights organizations because she’s too impure. Here’s […]

Smash Pages Q&A: David F. Walker on ‘The Life of Frederick Douglass’

This a must read if you have ever read the”Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass one of amerika’s greatest abolitionist.  “The Life of Frederick Douglass” a graphic narrative that should be at the top of reading list for 2019. This graphic novel is written by family so show some love and pick up a copy […]

Ella Collins [Malcolm X’s Sister] Interview Part 2

 

John Henrik Clarke – Poet

John Henrik Clarke (born John Henry Clarke, January 1, 1915 – July 16, 1998), was an American historian, professor, and a pioneer in the creation of Pan-African and Africana studies, and professional institutions in academia starting in the late 1960s. Source: https://www.wikiwand.com/en/John_Henr…

The forgotten groundnut pyramids of Nigeria, the one-time pride of the West Afrikan nation

The Groundnut Pyramids of Nigeria. Pic credit: AgroNigeria You can call them Nigerians’ first love. Built in northern cities such as Kano, Malam Madori and Bebeji from the 1910s, they were pyramid-like structures made from groundnut sacks that towered up towards the sky, offering splendour similar to the Egyptian pyramids. In the 1960s and 70s, […]

Ella Collins [Malcolm X’s sister] Interview

Sarah Ann Shaw interviews Ella Collins, sister of Malcolm X. Collins discusses the childhood of Malcolm X and how she had raised him from an early age until his incarceration and subsequent conversion to Islam. Topics covered include Malcolm X’s attitudes toward violence; women; and at the onset how the family had great expectations of […]

The Present Day Fight For Black Liberation In Amerika

  By Bashir Akinyele “Too Black, Too Strong” -Malcolm X (the first and former National Spokesman for the Honorable Elijah Muhammad) “I won’t let history write out the legacy of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad” -The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan (the Spokesman for the Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad and the Nation of Islam) “We must put […]

Father Augustus Tolton, First Black Priest in the U.S.

He was born of the marriage union of two slaves, Peter Paul Tolton and his wife Martha Jane, in Ralls County, Missouri, April 1, 1854. The slaveholders, the Elliots, had all their slaves baptized, including the Toltons and their four children.  With the outbreak of the War between the States, Peter Paul hoped to gain […]