Listen Siblings, I come in peace, “The gods help those who help themselves.” — Aesop The above ends “Hercules and the Waggoner,” where a waggoner prays to Hercules for help and Hercules rejoins “Get up and put your shoulder to the wheel.” It’s fascinating that this quotation also finishes Ida B. Wells-Barnett’s insistence on ourContinue reading ““Self-Help” by Ida B. Wells-Barnett”
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Is Love African and Hate European?
Listen Siblings, I come in peace, “The sad reality being that the African hates and hates herself.” — Onitaset Kumat This dialogue was featured on the television program. The email address in the bottom videos was wrongly typed. Contact is correctly AfricanBloodSibs@aim.com Synopsis: Knobeco asks for Onitaset Kumat’s opinion on a humorous expression of hate. Continue reading “Is Love African and Hate European?”
How Lee Walker was lynched (including audio)
In the Service of our Ancestors and African Love, Listen Seeker, I come in peace, “The entire mob might at first have been dispersed by ten policemen who would use their clubs, but the sheriff insisted that no violence be done.” — Reporter for the Memphis Commercial This is the environment of our past forContinue reading “How Lee Walker was lynched (including audio)”