Alex Haley Roots First published in 1974 Click the link below to download the full pdf version. http://crasseux.com/books/Alex_Haley-Roots.pdf
Liberation The torrents of my blood whistled along the banks of my cell During the night and the days more lonely than the night. The dams and walls held fast against the treacherous weight, Against the hammering; and there I was Beating my head in despair like a disturbed child. At a sign from my… Continue reading Liberation
Before the Mayflower By Lerone Bennett Jr. What is Africa to me: Copper sun or scarlet sea, Jungle star or jungle track, Strong bronzed men, or regal black Women from whose loins I sprang When the birds of Eden sang? Countee Cullen (Click the link below to get pdf version)… Continue reading Book of the Month: Before the Mayflower
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 7,900 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 7 trips to carry that many people. Click here to… Continue reading 2015 in review
"Black consciousnezz izan attitude of the mind and a way of life, the most postive call to emanate from the black world for a long time>" - Steve Biko source: Source: Revolutionary Daily Thought
The fuddling, dancing and “jubilee beating” was carried on in all directions. The latter performance was strictly southern. It supplied the place of violin, or of other musical instruments, and was played so easily that almost every farm had its “Juba” beater. The performer improvised as he beat the instrument, marking the words as… Continue reading Slaves’ Song
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0oiYB5JQAg One the most amazing sources of evidence of our ancestors coming from the stars is the history of the Dogon Tribe of Africa. There are between 400,000 and 800,000 Dogon in a remote civilization in the central plateau region of Mali in Africa. The Dogon culture is known for its detailed, meaningful art and… Continue reading The Dogon and the Extra-ordinary knowledge of the Universe.