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Dr. Neal Holmes: What in the African World . . . ???

March 30, 2015 by

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What in the African World . . . ??? “The task that we now face will test the genius of the Black race. The Blacks in the United States are in the best position as a leadoff example for the rest of the African race. For such a movement would further change the course of […]

Can Our Athletes Be An Effective Force For Change & Justice??

May 2, 2014 by

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Maybe Donald Sterling Can Lead Players to Unite on Social Change (excerpt from article by Curtis Bunn in the Atlanta Black Star) April 28, 2014 | Posted by Curtis Bunn It’s quite easy for folks at home to muse that the players should boycott. A bigger statement can be made forevermore when the NBA players […]

Patrick Awuah: African Millionaire on an African Mission

March 8, 2014 by

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As an 18-year-old student at Morehouse, Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote an essay — The Purpose of Education. In that essay he was critical of fellow students who were using college, in his view, primarily to acquire knowledge and skills by which they could go out and exploit their people rather than develop the character […]

ASAR Amiri Baraka: On the Importance of African American History

January 11, 2014 by

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As we continue adjusting to the reality of the transition of one of our warrior scholars to the Ancestral realm and grow in knowing that his life is, indeed, to be celebrated, this video does much to show what an AWESOMELY BEAUTIFUL MAN this Amiri Baraka/Leroi Jones SPIRIT was & ever shall be!!! It is […]

Pan African Holidays for January

January 2, 2014 by

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PAN AFRICAN HOLIDAYS FOR JANUARY  January 1:  “INDEPENDENCE DAY” in Ayiti (Haiti) and Sudan; “LIBERATION DAY” in Cuba; “CARNIVAL DAY” in Saint Kitts and Nevis; and “NEW YEAR’S DAY” recognized in all Pan African countries.   January 2:  “FOUNDERS’ / ANCESTORS DAY” in Ayiti (Haiti); “CARNIVAL DAY / LAST LAP” in Saint Kitts and Nevis; and […]

Pan African Holidays for December

December 15, 2013 by

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PAN AFRICAN HOLIDAYS FOR DECEMBER December 1 –    “National Day” in Central African Republic.   December 2 –    “Freedom and Democracy Day” in Chad; and                                 “World Aids Day” in South Sudan.   December 6 –    “Farmers’ Day” in Ghana.   December 7 –    “Independence Day” in Cote d’ Ivoire (Ivory Coast).   December 9 […]

Death, Destruction & Rape in the DR Congo: It is WAY Past Time to “Break the Silence”

October 28, 2013 by

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by Mxolisi T. Sowell / Ozo-Sowande The awesome potential of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and its people has been spelled out as follows: 1. Congo’s people represent its greatest potential with a population of 75 million, half under the age of 18. 2. Congo is a huge reservoir of strategic minerals (cobalt, […]