“No Mother has fell further than Africa” — A Poem by Onitaset Kumat

In the Service of our Ancestors and African Love, Listen Seeker, I come in peace, “Describe Africa as though she were a person and explain what kind of friend you are to her.” — Onitaset Kumat In my revolutionary circle, I asked a similar question to which each of us confided our differing relationship withContinue reading ““No Mother has fell further than Africa” — A Poem by Onitaset Kumat”

Of Losing at the Conference Table (Original: 6/2/2011))

In the Service of our Ancestors and African Love, Listen Seeker, I come in peace, “True teaching is not an accumulation of knowledge; it is an awaking of consciousness which goes through successive stages.” — African Proverb On June 2nd, 2011, I was twenty-two and angry.  I frequented the United African Movement in Brooklyn, theContinue reading “Of Losing at the Conference Table (Original: 6/2/2011))”

Short Story: “The Starting Point in the Making of a Race is the Home”

Listen Siblings, I come in peace, “Mother, I do not understand; to be part of a Nation you must fulfill a role. Was there really a time when people considered themselves to be part of a Race but did not do anything to further it?” — Onitaset Kumat (as Alm Hiel) Continuing on this month’sContinue reading “Short Story: “The Starting Point in the Making of a Race is the Home””

What is Responsibility?

Listen Siblings, I come in peace, “It is certain that dependence is poverty is slavery. But all is according the Creator’s justice. So, can we say that dependence, poverty, and slavery are just?” — Knobeco One of the most exciting aspects of international organization are the people with whom one can interact.  I have anContinue reading “What is Responsibility?”

Letter From Kuraja: Why Create Communities?

Listen Siblings, I come in peace, “I grew up like a neglected weed, ignorant of liberty, having no experience of it. Now that I’ve been free, I know what a dreadful condition slavery is.” — Harriet Tubman By our eyes, it seems to surprise that something so dreadful as enslavement wasn’t deemed as dreadful whenContinue reading “Letter From Kuraja: Why Create Communities?”