Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tag: Patrice Lumumba

‘Long Live Africa!’ Meet the Gallant Congolese...

Patrice Hemery Lumumba (1925-1961) Patrice Lumumba was an African nationalist and the first legally elected prime minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo...

From Lumumba to MLK: The Life and...

  Patrice Lumumba and Martin Luther King, Jr.  It is fitting that we mark the day on which an important Black leader was assassinated, as...

6 Fascinating Facts You Should Know About...

Medgar Evers Before he was killed on June 12, 1963, NAACP field worker Medgar Evers traveled through Mississippi encouraging poor African-Americans to register to vote...

8 African Countries Whose Independence Is a...

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, formerly known as Rhodesia, is one of the greatest examples of a country being impacted by Garveyism. According to an article titled “The...

Pauline Lumumba, Widow of Congo’s Patrice Lumumba,...

The widow of Patrice Lumumba, Congo's first prime minister whose assassination more than 50 years ago made him a liberation symbol worldwide, has died,...

65 African Icons Every Black Person Should...

Former South African President Nelson Mandela Former president of Ghana Kwame Nkrumah   President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe Former president of Tanzania Julius Nyerere Pan-African hero Patrice Lumumba Former South...

10 Most Interesting Facts You May Not...

Patrice Lumumba: Poet, Revolutionary, and Freedom Fighter Patrice Lumumba (July 2, 1925 –Jan. 17, 1961) was the first elected prime minister of the Republic of Congo. He ascended to...

9 People Other Than MLK Jr. Who...

Black history has been celebrated in America throughout the month of February since 1976, and 50 years prior in Negro History Week. During this...

Inspirational and Thought-Provoking Quotes From 14 Influential...

 Martin Luther King Jr. -Activist, Leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement- "Many of the ugly pages of American history have been obscured and forgotten. A...