Tag: black rights
Combatting colourism: A Brief Teaching Resource
This is a solution- based educational resource designed to be used within organisations, Mosques, faith bodies and community centres to help re-educate the community on Islamic values concerning race, beauty standards, Islamic manners and respect. The aim of this is to provide you with tools to effectively counter a colourist mindset in your local Muslim/secular…
Black people need a powerful international institution
One of Malcolm X’s last endeavours was the creation of the Organisation of Afro American Unity (OAAU), a Pan Africanist organisation founded in 1964. These were the points that Malcolm outlined in the Basic Unity program along with John Henrik Clarke: Restoration: restoring communication with Africa Reorientation: learning about Africa by reading books Education: “educational…
Marzieh Hashemi released: When will the US end its flagrant violation of the rights of Black people?
“50 years after MLK assassination, US still violates the civil rights of black men and women,” the Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted on Monday – the US’s Martin Luther King day. Marzieh Hashemi, an American-Iranian TV anchor was released on Wednesday from an unjust 10-day detention following her arrest by FBI agents at…