New Afrikan Connections: Report Back from Venezuela by NAPO Member Akinyele Umoja

I was invited to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to participate in a ceremony where President Nicholas Maduro endorsed the United Nation’s (UN) International Decade of People of African descent (2015-2024. African descendant activists, scholars, elected officials were invited for this occasion and Danny Glover, the UN Ambassador for the International Decade, was the special … Continue reading New Afrikan Connections: Report Back from Venezuela by NAPO Member Akinyele Umoja

#BlackAugust: The True History, Culture, & Practice

BLACK AUGUST: “Each year officially since 1979 we have used the month of August to focus on the oppressive treatment of our brothers and sisters disappeared inside the state run gulags and concentration camps America calls prisons. It is during this time that we concentrate our efforts to free our mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, uncles, aunts, … Continue reading #BlackAugust: The True History, Culture, & Practice