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50 years ago this coming Jan/Feb- Dr/ Martin Luther King Jr wrote the book “Where Do We Go From Here” – Join Hotep as he explores!

It is December 14th, 2016. A rainy day in Oakland, CA. Last month, The United States witnessed a surprise Presidential election which has revealed Donald Trump as our next president. This election, directly after the 8 years of Barack Obama, is probably the most controversial elections the 20th century has known. Where Do we Go From Here? I have heard many people ask this question, which reminded me of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s last book, “Where Do We Go From Here?” Chaos or Community, which I read several years ago. I thought, maybe in his book, “Where Do...

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7th Annual UNIA Marcus Garvey Awards @Somali Court, the former home of the Garveys (1929-1935) located at 38 Lady Musgrave Road in New Kingston, recognizing ordinary Jamaicans doing extraordinary things. Wednesday August 17, 2016 @ 19:14 (7pm). ​ All Proceeds to Charity!

The 6th Annual UNIA Marcus Garvey Awards was a success! The UNIA Marcus Garvey Awards held on the 17th of August every year, is always culturally and socially educational, entertaining and elegantly executed. Held on the anniversary of our first National Hero the Right Excellent Marcus Mosiah Garvey’s birthday, it honours him both in name and legacy by recognizing ordinary Jamaican doing extra ordinary things, in categories ranging from Agriculture and Arts to Trade and Business. This year’s show was no different. Guests were treated to authentic African Cuisine by Cafe Africa, Golden Kaan Wines, Jablum Coffee, and Afro-centric...

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1stSaturdays is a global initiative to build schools through their 3 main organizations

1stSaturdays is a global initiative to increase the capacity of schools to administer their own garden, farmers market and grocery store by strengthening their schools Student Government Association, Parent Teacher Association and Alumni Asociation. 1st Saturdays represents the 1st Saturday of every month as the official monthly volunteer/ recruitment day. Check out the video...

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SEP10 Dr. Boyce Watkins & Resurrecting Black Wall Street

Saturday, September 10 at 4 PM Laney College 900 Fallon St, Oakland, California 94607 Tickets Join us on Saturday September 10th at Laney College. Dr. Boyce Watkins will talk about the power of the Black Dollar. We will also screen: Resurrecting Black Wall Street. Prior to the screening and lecture, we will have local black owned businesses onsite. We will enjoy food, music, and shopping! Grab your tickets early! Tickets will be available onsite, however, this WILL be a sold out event. For purchase and info, visit:...

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