My Search for a Master Teacher
My fervent desire to meet a master scholar, someone imbued with the warmth and wisdom of a village elder, like that personified in the venerated Dr. John Henrik Clarke, led me to the person of Dr. Arthur Lewis.
Heal Thy Self
Dr. Arthur Lewis visits Detroit to warn about U.S. government and pharmaceuticals promoting the safety and effectiveness of medicines and vaccines without evidence
Is Africa finally booting out colonial masters
Africa experienced several coups since 2020. Those seizing power say they are replacing leaders that were imposed upon them through Western nations, especially France, Britain and the U.S., using military might, IMF and World Bank loans.
Black AUGUST: History, Resistance & Nat Turner
Dennis Boatwright, II, Monday, 8/21/23 @ 7pm EST
Alabama Riverboat Brawl reflects anti-White supremacy mood engulfing Africa & throughout Diaspora
When African Americans swam and ran to save an unarmed Riverboat co-captain from the brutal attack of a mob of Whites, it reflected the general Anti-White supremacy mood present in The Central African Republic, Burkina Faso, Mali and currently Niger.
Can the Black conscious community unite like the Heroes during the Alabama Riverboat Brawl?
Mostly strangers, including a 16-year old swimmer, united to defend the life of a fellow Black man being viciously attacked by a racist White mob. Can pro-Black groups ever cooperate to defend and extend the interests of the Black community as the Montgomery heroes did?
Africana Studies in the 21st Century and beyond
Promoting, defending Black Studies is a high priority, says Newark, NJ educator Doshon Farad
The Importance of Egypt to The African Mind
Dennis Boatwright interviews on WBAI FM 99.5 exposing the ignorance of Dr. Hawass.
Famed Egyptian archaeologist travels to U.S. to promote 'Not by Africans' tour
Former Minister of Egyptian Antiquities, Dr. Zahi Hawass, is the superstar of a growing movement whose main mission is to erase people of African descent from their pioneering role in ancient Egypt.
An Analysis of New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy's Position on AP African American Studies and the Struggle for the Soul of Black History
“unlike some other states in America that are going against telling the complete African American story including of slavery and oppression, New Jersey is going the other way. We’re not the political ones here. We’ve got to tell the whole story of our country whether we like it or not, whether you like it or not.”
AP African American Studies: An Old Battle for the Soul of Black History
Governor DeSantis’ effort to suppress aspects of AP African American history is just the tip of the iceberg.
Black Democratic congressman champions bill that requires U.S. State Department to target African nations not joining NATO's war against Russia
Senior Congressional Black Caucus member Gregory Meeks (D-NY) introduced H.R. 7311, a bill that gives the U.S. State Department broad powers to punish African nations for not siding with the United States against Russia in their war over control of Ukraine.
When will the Congressional Black Caucus start leveraging its power as a small group of Republican lawmakers did during the House Speaker vote?
The Congressional Black Caucus must strategically leverage its voting bloc power as the dozen, or so conservative Republicans masterfully did in early January during the selection of the U.S. House Speaker
The Congo's cobalt makes it a potential WAKANDA
The Democratic Republic of the Congo has 80% of the world's cobalt. This rare mineral is essential to lithium batteries powering our cell phones, laptops, vaping devices, electric vehicles, hoverboards, power tools, etc. Without cheap access to cobalt, the economies of the West and China would come to a screeching halt.
African Americans losing hard-won gains to ever-increasing minority groups
Non-African American groups claiming 'minority' recognition to cash in on funds earmarked for Blacks
Malcolm X's Inkster house looks like a dump!
Inkster home of Malcolm X allowed to exist in utter disrepair
It's Nationtime! (Again)
Sons of Black empowerment icons announce National Black Political Convention in Spring 2022
HAPI City Tour offers unique perspectives on Nile Valley Civilization
HAPI City Tours feed a growing appetite for African-centered knowledge throughout U.S.
Negative portrayal of Africa and African Americans in Western media
Biden's Build Back Better plan excludes HBCUs
Each of the top 25 predominately white universities have annual endowments larger than all the endowments of HBCUs combined.
Police union coverups account for 60% of unreported cases of cops killing blacks
Strong police unions have demonstrated an uncanny ability to avoid oversight and accountability.
Pan Africanism attacked by ADOS and other pop-up organizations
Pan Africanism attacked by ADOS, sexual-identity groups and other pop-up organizations backed by the status quo
How China, the Middle East and East India Underdevelops Africa
In the last ten years China earned the badge as the new colonizer of Africa. But Beijing is not the only foreign power seeking to exploit Africa for its vast wealth. Middle Easterners, particularly Gulf States like the United Arab Emirates, and East Indians are also part of the club and are deeply entrenched in the economies of African nations.
Detroit has more churches than any city, yet has the Highest crime and poverty rates. How is this possible?
Abuse of refugees exposes The White House’s long-standing policy towards Haiti
Haitians being treated as runaway slaves in the border town of Del Rio pulled the covers off the Biden-Harrison immigration policy towards Haiti.