|Posted by sjaugu on October 22, 2014 at 4:20 PM||comments (2)|
" The great ancient civilizations of Egypt and West Africa traveled to the Americas, contributing immensely to early American civilization by importing the art of pyramid building, political systems and religious practices as well as mathematics, writing and a sophisticated calendar." --Before Columbus: How Africans Brought Ci...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on September 12, 2014 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
Cuba says will send 165 health workers to Sierra Leone in Ebola fight
GENEVA: Cuba will send 165 doctors and nurses to Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola outbreak, Cuba’s health minister and the World Health Organisation announced Friday.
“We will contribute with a brigade of 165 collaborators, consisting of 62 doctors and 103 nurses,” Cuban Health Minister Roberto...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 18, 2014 at 3:10 PM||comments (0)|
If They Gunned Me Down Shows How Black People Are Portrayed in Mainstream Media
The hashtag demonstrates that the narrative the media continues to portray regarding black people isn’t always truthful.BY: YESHA CALLAHAN
The vicious slaying of Mike Brown by Ferguson, Mo., police has once again shown that the narrative the media paints surrounding black people in America more often than not includes ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by sjaugu on July 8, 2014 at 3:40 PM||comments (0)|
African history month is 24 - 7, constituting every day, week and month in the year. And each MONTH will have a different theme.
The theme for July 2014 is African Independence Month. To set the scenario, let us go back to the 17th century around the time African slaves were be...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on June 28, 2014 at 1:15 PM||comments (2)|
Almost every single leader who has stood up for Africa's right to economic self-determination has been eliminated -- either physically or politically!!!!!!!
The question still being asked by Africans, decades after they gained a nominal political independence, is: 'How long shall they kill our prophets while we stand aside and look?'
This question was memorably put forward b...Read Full Post »
|Posted by sjaugu on May 15, 2014 at 10:50 AM||comments (0)|
The African History Month (AHM) is a twelve (12) month event, i.e., (year round). Each month will honor different historical topics, cultural activities, outstanding accomplishments and noteworthy individuals who have affected the global African communities worldwide, from the African perspective. AHM is d...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on April 28, 2014 at 4:40 PM||comments (0)|
Amongst the African people, oath...Read Full Post »
|Posted by sjaugu on April 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM||comments (0)|
White History is Nothing BUT a Huge April Fools' Joke
April 1st of every year is celebrated in the western cultures around the world as April Fools’ Day. The day is filled with hoaxes and an assortment of jokes with various degrees of sophistication that is played on friends, family members, teachers, neighbors, kids, teenagers, senior citizens, and work associates. Most of the time, it is done in good taste, and everyone gets a hardy laugh. Although it’s not a national holi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on February 9, 2014 at 3:35 PM||comments (2)|
Do you remember The Askaris? Do you remember the Buffalo soldiers and all the other YES-SIR-NO-SIR NEGROES that have historically bowed down and served their white masters faithfully till the very end?
An askari was a local soldier serving in the armies of the European colonial powers in Africa, particularly in East Africa, Northeast Africa, and Central Africa. Not...Read Full Post »
|Posted by African History Month on January 9, 2014 at 8:05 PM||comments (0)|
Dear African Communities,
2014 is the year a global coalition of African and African-American groups are collaborating to honor their respective celebrations from all the different African communities worldwide and consolidating these events into one forum. This is a normal process undertaken by all other ethnic groups who celebrate their documented history and accomplishments. It is imperative that Africans rewrite their history, starting from the beginning of time to the present, so ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on December 5, 2013 at 11:45 AM||comments (0)|
Assassination of Thomas Sankara: evidence of a documentary by RAI 3 involve France, CIA and Blaise Compaoré
Robert R Moton (2nd president of Tuskegee Institute); A government spy and traitor to African people in the US
" He later became a member of the Boule' and played a vital role in sabotaging Garvey as well as the Tuskege...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on December 30, 2012 at 5:10 PM||comments (0)|
Anytime you throw your weight behind a political party that controls two-thirds of the government, and that Party can’t keep the promise that it made to you during election time, and you’re dumb enough to walk around continuing to identify yourself with that Party, you’re not only a chump, but you’re a traitor to your race.
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|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 16, 2012 at 1:35 PM||comments (0)|
Pablo Fanque (born William Darby 28 February 1796 in Norwich, England ; died 4 May 1871 in Stockport, England) was the first blackcircus proprietor in Britain. His circus, in which he himself was a performer, was the most popular circus in Victorian Britain for 30 years, a period that is regarded as the golden age of the circus. Today, Pablo Fanque is best known from his mention in The Beatles song “Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!” on the album Sgt. Pepper’...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on May 26, 2011 at 1:45 PM||comments (33)|
Psalm 123:2 (New International Version (NIV)): As the eyes of slaves look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a ma...Read Full Post »