Category Archives: Articles

Were Jesus and Mohammed Thieves and Robbers? – By Mazee Jideofor

According to a Jewish mystic school, Jesus was a thief or acted like a thief, for he clearly said, “Behold, I come like a thief in the night.” (“Behold, I move like a thief in the night”.) As a result of his activities, he became a wanted man and turned an elusive fugitive. (“Birds have nest, foxes have holes but the son of man has nowhere to lay his head.”) read more

How the Ark of the Covenant got to Ethiopia: Culled from The Japan Times

How the Ark of the Covenant got to Ethiopia
by Lesley Downer
Special To The Japan Times

Jun 30, 2013
Article history
Online: Jun 30, 2013

God’s will: The tale behind this picture in the Ethnological Museum in Addis Ababa tells how it was that Menelik I, son of the Queen of Sheba and King Solomon, came to return from a visit to Jerusalem with the original Ten Commandments on tablets of stone in a chest. read more

CIA and the Death of Bob Marley

The following article originally appeared in the February 2002 issue of HIGH TIMES Magazine

Marley knew the drill – in Jamaica, at the height of his success, when music and politics were still one, before the fog of censorship rolled into the island, old wounds were opened by a wave of destabilization politics. Stories appeared in the local, regional and international press downsizing the achievements of the quasi-socialist Jamaican government under Prime Minister Michael Manley.
In the late 1970s, the island was flooded with cheap guns, heroin, cocaine, right-wing propaganda, death squad rule and, as Grenada’s Prime Minister Maurice Bishop described it three years later, the CIA’s “pernicious attempts [to] wreck the economy.” read more

Oguejiofo Annu – The Deacons: Armed Resistance in the Civil Right Movement

A secret militia of armed black men ready to defend themselves in those white-supremacy hey days of the 1950s and 1960s.

Does it sound fantastic?

But this is true history. The civil right movement was not won on a platter of gold. It did not come about due to the inherent goodness of the so-called white political class who engineered the oppression of black people in the first place. read more