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Jamaica wants to buy, restore Marcus Garvey home
Jamaica wants to buy | restore Marcus Garvey home...


This Day in Black History: June 10, 1940
Marcus Garvey, the leader of the Black Nationalism and Pan-Africanism movements, died in London at ...


Some Blacks Insist: "I'm Not African-American"
Many are resisting the term African-American by holding on to a name from the past: "Black."...


This Day in Black History: Dec. 31, 1896
Amy E.J. Garvey, historian, journalist, Pan-Africanist and second wife of Marcus Garvey, is born in...


Commentary: An Open Letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York
Author and activist Kevin Powell argues that the New York police actions in clearing out the Occupy...


Commentary: Can Garveyism Improve Jamaica?
Jamaican leaders are hoping Black nationalist Marcus Garvey’s legacy can help the flagging island n...


Jamaica Marks 50th Anniversary of Independence
Monday, Aug. 6, 2012. marked Jamaica's 50th anniversary of independence from Britain....


Commentary: Toward a Unified Black History
If Black history was not known through only the singular lens of either ancient African majesty or ...


This Day in Black History: March 6, 1957
Ghana became the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to obtain its independence on March 6, 1957....


This Day in Black History: March 26, 1962
Sculptor and educator Augusta Savage died at age 70 on March 26, 1962....


Basil Paterson, Renowned Harlem Political Leader, Dies at 87
Basil A. Paterson, New York’s first African-American Secretary of State and the father of the state...


This Day in Black History: May 20, 1954
David A. Paterson, the first African-American governor of New York, was born on May 20, 1954....


Black Doll Head Spotted White Cops' Car Antenna
Posted July 25, 2008 – Dozens of African-American leaders turned out at a rally in Harlem’s Marcus ...


Malcolm X's Daughter Pens Children's Book About Her Father
Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew to Become Malcolm X tells the story of his upbringing and parents'...


Ziggy Marley: "We Are Humbled by the Love Given to Our Father"
Bob Marley's son discusses Marley, which is in theaters today....