Marcus Garvey was a Jamaican-born black nationalist and leader of the Pan-Africanism movement, which sought to unify and connect people of African descent worldwide. In the United States, he was a noted civil rights activist who founded the Negro World newspaper, a shipping company called Black Star Line and the Universal Negro Improvement Association, a fraternal organization of black nationalists.
Socialism and Capitalism are ancient, flawed classroom theories which do not exist in the real world. Nor can academic theories precipitate liberation or revolution.
The only way to effectively provide resources for veterans, children, women, men and seniors… is to shut down corporate aggression and invest in peace, people and planet.
“An angel has no memory.”
“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free…”
In class struggles, there is a law of nature: No friction, no traction. Not one cent and not one vote for the parties of war and empire.
“Our generation is on the verge of the most profound catastrophe the human species has ever faced. Death threats to the living earth are coming from all sides. Water, sunlight, air and soil are all threatened.”
“I am terrified by this dark thing That sleeps in me; All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.”
― Sylvia Plath
When pro-war candidates like Trump or Clinton win… we end up spending trillions killing millions for the people who benefit: the richest 5% in the nation, bankers, insurance cartels, munitions firms, war-profiteers and the corporate elite.