Slave Names: Time To Do Away With This Mental Slavery

  Black people in many cases are still suffering from post traumatic slavery disease             AFRICANGLOBE – Names are important and should not be taken for granted. Even the Bible clearly gives a profound teaching on the importance and the significance of names in the living of humanity. The book of […]

How cornrows were used as an escape map from slavery across South America

Cornrows have become a crowd favorite for women of every culture in the last 10 years. Whereas it used to be worn by children, especially young African and African American girls, the style has become widely popular across women of all ages. But many do not know the deep and rich history of the hairstyle […]

The 10 Black Commandents

    The 10 Black Commandments 1. One God One Aim One Destiny. Never let skin complexion, financial status or deities divide and conquer our unity. 2. Buy Black and rebuild our Black Wall Streets. 3. Having strong educational and financial institutions only make sense when we’re equipped with soldiers for self-defense. 4. Don’t call […]

A reckoning for the sadism of white men in the Amerikkkan South

  Until now, the enforcement of white supremacy through racial terrorism in the form of lynching has largely been unrecognised as part of America’s history   by Ed Pilkington in Montgomery, Alabama Vanessa Croft was driving home after work in Gadsden, Alabama last month when she noticed something strange in her rear-view mirror. There were two huge flags bearing […]

The bunker is gone but the Black Panthers’ work lives on in Seattle

Seattle Black Panthers gather on the steps of the Capitol in Olympia on February 28, 1969, to protest a bill aiming to make it a crime to exhibit firearms with “an intent to intimidate others.” MUSEUM OF HISTORY AND INDUSTRY Elmer Dixon walked up to the spot where the Black Panthers fortified a building against […]

National Oppression in Prisons: Still Going Strong

by Soso of MIM(Prisons)                           permalink   The United $tates locks up New Afrikans at a rate more than 5 times Euro-Amerikans. The rate for Chican@s is at least 1.4 times higher than whites, and the way the prisons collect information on “Hispanics” makes this number likely an underestimate.(1) […]

Free the land! Commemorating 50 years of the Republic of New Afrika

If Black lives truly matter, then Afrikans deserve Reparations! by Baba Jahahara Amen-RA Alkebulan-Ma’at Greetings of IMANI (FAITH) Mighty G-o-ds, Co-conSPIRITors and Leaders, May our Divine Mother-Father Creator of and in All find you and (y)our extended family in healing Spirit and thriving. As always, WE honor our esteemed Ancestors from yesteryear and yesterday, including, […]

‘Black Panther’: The masking of Oakland’s Panthers

by The People’s Minister of Information JR Valrey Coogler’s “Panther” has a terrible counter-revolutionary message but before I get into that, let me tell y’all what I think is great about this box office record breaking Disney-Marvel film. The cinematography is phenomenal. That aspect is better than a Black version of “The Matrix.” The costumes […]

Black Panther Party poster by Emory Douglas

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Black Study, Black Struggle

by ROBIN D. G. KELLEY Editors’ Note: Answer Robin Kelley’s call for a rebirth of political education by organizing a reading group. To help you get started, we asked forum contributor Derecka Purnell to share the Harvard Law School student activists’ Radical Political Action Reading List. A forum by Robin D. G. Kelley, Derecka Purnell, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Christopher Lebron, Barbara Ransby, and others […]