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Paying Tribute to Our Ancestors. Cinque (In the movie Armistad) stated: (Quote)-The only reason that my ancestors ever existed is to help me now. Each One-Reach One-Teach One. This site is open to all for memberships. We welcome your insights, knowledge, wisdom, talents, past experiences and your presence. Welcome to The Descendants of The Armistad Revolt. We, The New Ultimate Urbanites declare that-Our ultimate mission is to pay respect and tribute to our elders and ancestors for what we have gained in the present and our potential greatest in the future. Our value Statement is: In order to receive respect, one must first give respect. Our motto is: Our past, propels our future a. Without a past there can be no future. b. The past is the blueprint from which we build the future c. One who knows not of the past is doomed to repeat its mistakes. Therefore, we must know our history, our past and our ancestors. The Armistad Story: http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/amistad/index.htm


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The Original Meaning of the ⿿N⿝ Word ⿿ by Pianke Nubiyang The Original Meaning of the ⿿N⿝ Word By: Pianke Nubiyang 27, January 02, at 12:50 p.m. THE ORIGINAL MEANING OF THE ⿿N⿝ WORD HAD A CONNOTATION CONNECTED TO THE GODS The word ⿿nig⿦⿝ used to be the most revered and sacred word in the universe. It was the ⿿devine epithet,⿝ and the people who began using the mother of all words that originated from this word which was sullied by the British, were the ancient Egyptians or better, the Khemites, who called their land, ⿿Khemet⿝ or ⿿The Black Land,⿝ and also used the name, ⿿Ta-merri⿝ or ⿿The Beloved Land.⿝ THE WORD ⿿N-G-R⿝ MEANS ⿿GOD⿝ IN ANCIENT EGYPTIAN The father of the ⿿n⿝ word was the word used by the ancient Egyptians for ⿿God.⿝ That word was ⿿N-g-r⿝ and as one can see, there are no vowels in this word. In the ancient African and even the present African languages (the Afro-Asiatic linguistic family) vowels such as ⿿a,e,i,o,u⿝ are not found in many translations, particularly of ancient Hebrew and Egyptian languages. In the translation of ancient Egyptian and Hebrew (which is heavily influenced by Egyptian), one will not always find vowels, therefore, very few people will realize that the word for God, which is ⿿N-g-r⿝ pronounced ⿿en-ger⿝ was the Egyptian word for God. In fact, the Egyptian word for ⿿nature,⿝ is also the word used for God. That word is ⿿ntyr,⿝ (pronounced net-jer.⿝ Now prounce the word ⿿nigg..⿝ and the word ⿿net-jer,⿝ and one sees the clear connection. MANY AFRICAN WORDS DENOTING PEOPLE OR IMPORTANT PEOPLE STARTS WITH ⿿N⿝ In many African languages particularly the Niger-Congo language family. Words that connects with people, Gods, and groups begin with ⿿n⿝ and that word is always the first word. For instance, the word ⿿Nkosi⿝ in Xhosa is ⿿God.⿝ The word ⿿Ndaba,⿝ in another South African language is ⿿counsil⿝ (or gathering of elders). Many common names also begin with ⿿N⿝. WORDS OF AFRICAN ORIGINS THAT CAME FROM THE ORIGINAL WORD, ⿿N-G-R⿝ (PROUNOUNCED EN-JER) N-g-r (Egyptian;pronounced en-jer) = God N-t-y-r (Egypt; pronounced net-ger) = God, Devine Negash (Ethiopia; ne-gash) = King Negus (Ethiopia; ne-goos) = Emperor Nkosi (Xhosa; en-kosi) = God Ndaba (Zulu; en-daba) = Counsil/Officials, Naga (East Indian, Nubian = People Nugarmarta (West African = People (See the writings of Ibn Buttata⿿s journey to West Africa) HOW THE N BECAME CORRUPTED The Romans are probably the first Europeans to misrepresent the word for God, which was ⿿N-g-r⿝ About the early part of the First Century, Romans tried to invade Ethiopia. (see BLACK HISTORY CHART or go here for a list of Nubian Pharaohs and Queens. The Romans who were speakers of Latin always knew of Blacks, there were Blacks in Rome, Italy had an ancient Black presence long before the Latins migrated from Central Asia and North Eastern Europe during the ⿿Aryan⿿ migrations. In fact, the Latin ethnic groups is still in existance in the northern part of Italy even today. This part of Italy still grips about Hannibal⿿s invasion which happened about two thousand two hundred years ago!!!! The Romans had a name for Blacks, it was ⿿Niger⿝ and it meant Black or people of African origins. Thus, Septimus Niger would have meant, Septimus the Negro. Yet, how did the Romans connect the word ⿿Niger⿝ to Black. In ancient times, Blacks were worshipped as Gods. The Gods of Greece came from Egypt. The worship of the Black Madonna is connected with the worship of Isis, the Egyptian Goddes. Moreover, Blacks in Egypt called their Pharaohs ⿿En-ger⿝ or ⿿N-g-r⿝ he was literally referred to as ⿿THE GOD.⿝ It is very possible that when the Romans tried to invade Nubia, they asked for the name of the God and the term ⿿N-g-r⿝ was probably used in place of ⿿leader⿝ or ⿿king⿝. In Angola, the same also happened during the 1600⿿s when the word ⿿N-gola⿝ which means ⿿King⿝ (notice the ⿿N⿝ and the ⿿g⿝ in this word as well), came to be ⿿Angola,⿿ the name of a kingdom in south western Africa. (Read more on Nubian, Egyptian, West African and ancient American trade and commercial connections in ancient times; see the book, ⿿Susu Economics: The History of Pan-African Trade, Commerce, Money and Wealth,⿝ published by 1stBooks Library, 1stbooks.com also see barnesandnoble.com WHERE DID THE ROMANS FIRST HEAR THE ORIGINAL MEANING OF THE ⿿N⿝ WORD A Roman general invading Nubia from Egypt would probably have used the Egyptian term for Pharaoh, which was ⿿N-g-r⿝ (God). This term then was used to refer to all Blacks and as time went by, the word N-g-r became Niger. In Fact, the Romans also classified their Emperors as ⿿Gods,⿝ to follow the Egyptian style. Moreover, as the History Channel poointed out, ⿿Rome was a collection of villages before the Egyptians built it up.⿝(paraphrased). The word ⿿em-peror⿝ sounds very close to the word ⿿en-jer.⿝ That is not a coincidental connection⿦⿦⿦⿦



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A REALITY OF THE PAST OR STILL A DREAM DEFERRED???? Do You Rember This Sad, Sad Scene from the movie: Imitation Of Life Imitation of Life is a 1959 film directed by Douglas Sirk, adapted from Fannie Hurst's novel Imitation of Life, produced and released by Universal Pictures as a vehicle for Lana Turner. A remake of the 1934 Imitation of Life, the film also stars John Gavin and features Sandra Dee, Dan O'Herlihy, Susan Kohner, Robert Alda, and Juanita Moore as Annie Johnson. Gospel music star Mahalia Jackson appears as a church choir soloist. A SALUTE TO AFRICAN AMERICANS IN WORLD WAR'S 1 AND 2 AFRICAN AMERICANS IN WWI & WWII THE HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS On Freedoms Wings, The Legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen part 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 PART 5 THE FIRST RIGHT WAS THE RIGHT TO FIGHT BOB NESTAR MARLEY & THE WAILERS...BUFFOLA SOLDIER/REDEMPTION SONG & STAND UP


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TARVIS SMILEY PRESENTS THE 44TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES....BARAK OBAMA THE THREE BLACK POPOES, THAT YOU DON'T KNOW ABOUT Hello All, here is some information that I have known for sometime now and wished to share with you. Three Black Catholic History ? The Untold Story Pope St. Victor Pope St. Militiades Pope St. Gelasius You can find more on google. Check out the link below. http://www.holyangels.com/blac k.htm Photobucket THE FORGOTTEN GENIUS: PERCY JULIAN http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/j ulian/ Percy Julian was born on April 11, 1899 in Birmingham, Alabama, one of six children. His father, a railroad mail clerk, and his mother, a school teacher stressed education to their children. This emphasis would ultimately prove successful as two sons went on to become physicians and three daughters would receive Masters degrees, but it was son Percy who would become the most successful of the children. Percy attended elementary school in Birmingham and moved on to Montgomery, Alabama where he attended high school at the State Normal School for Negroes. Upon graduation in 1916, Julian applied to and was accepted into DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. At DePauw, he began as a probationary student, having to take higher level high school classes along with his freshman and sophomore course load. He proved himself well, going on to be named a member of the Sigma Xi honorary society as well as a Phi Beta Kappa member. Finally, upon graduation from DePauw in 1920, he was selected as the class valedictorian. Though at the top of his classed, he was discouraged from seeking admission into a graduate school because of potential racial sentiment on the part of future coworkers and employers. Instead, he took the advice of an advisor and took a position as a chemistry teacher at Fisk University, a Black college in Nashville, Tennessee. Percy Julian was noted most for his synthesis of cortisone from soy beans. Percy Julian synthesized physostigmine for treatment of glaucoma and cortisone for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Percy Julian is also noted for a fire-extinguishing foam for gasoline and oil fires. Born in Montgomery, Alabama and one of six children, Percy Julian had little schooling. At that time, Montgomery provided limited public education for Blacks. However, Percy Julian entered DePauw University as a "sub-freshman" and graduated in 1920 as class valedictorian. Percy Julian then taught chemistry at Fisk University, and in 1923, earned a master?s degree from Harvard University. In 1931, Percy Julian received his Ph.D. from the University of Vienna. Percy Julian returned to DePauw University, where his reputation was established in 1935 by synthesizing physostigmine from the calabar bean. Percy Julian went on to become director of research at the Glidden Company, a paint and varnish manufacturer. He developed a process for isolating and preparing soy bean protein, which could be used to coat and size paper, to create cold water paints, and to size textiles. During World War II, Percy Julian used a soy protein to produce AeroFoam, which suffocates gasoline and oil fires. Percy Julian was noted most for his synthesis of cortisone from soy beans, used in treating rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory conditions. His synthesis reduced the price of cortisone. Percy Julian was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 1990. Dr. Percy Lavon Julian was born on April 11, 1899, and died on April l9, 1975. U.S. Secretary of Transportation Rodney Slater had this to say about Percy Julian: "Those who had earlier sought to keep their slaves in chains were well aware of the threat education posed to their ?peculiar? institution. Consider what happened to the grandfather of Dr. Percy Julian, the great Black research chemist who, over his lifetime, was awarded 105 patents--among them a treatment for glaucoma and a low-cost process to produce cortisone. When Percy Julian decided to leave Alabama to go to college in Indiana, his entire family came to see him off at the train station, including his ninety-nine year old grandmother, a former slave. His grandfather was also there. His grandfather?s right hand was two fingers short. His fingers had been cut off for violating the code forbidding slaves to learn to read and write." OUR RICH HISTORY

THE SABLE ARM-THE NAME USED FOR BLACK SOLDIERS DURING THE CIVIL WAR
THE GOLDEN THIRTEEN Photobucket THE GOLDEN THIRTEEN - March, 1944 TOP ROW: John Walter Reagan, Jesse Walter Arbor, Dalton Louis Baugh, Frank Ellis Sublett MIDDLE ROW: Graham Edward Martin, Charles Byrd Lear, Phillip George Barnes, Reginald E. Goodwin BOTTOM ROW: James Edward Hair, Samuel Edward Barnes, George Clinton Cooper, William Sylvester White, Dennis Denmark Nelson In January 1944, the naval officer corps was all white. There were some one hundred thousand African American enlisted men in the Navy, however, none were officers. In response to growing pressure from American civil rights organizations, the leaders of the Navy reluctantly set about commissioning a few as officers. Sixteen black enlisted men were summoned to Camp Robert Smalls, Great Lakes Training Station in Illinois. All had demonstrated top-notch leadership abilities as enlisted men. Seizing the moment, these young men worked as a team to complete their studies and, thereby, charted the course of equal opportunity in the Navy for all succeeding years. During their officer candidate training, they compiled a class average of 3.89, a record that has yet to be broken. The Navy thought they cheated because of the high test scores. They made all of them take the test again, individually. The results were the same. Although all passed the course, in March 1944, thirteen of the group made history when they became the U.S. Navy's first African-American officers on active duty. Twelve were commissioned as ensigns; the thirteenth was made a warrant officer, and later proudly styled themselves 'The Golden Thirteen.' They were often denied the privileges and respect routinely accorded white naval officers and were given menial assignments. In World War II, they served with distinction on board Navy ships and shore stations until the end of the war. Each surviving member can claim exceptional success in his chosen civilian profession, whether as an educator, businessman, lawyer, judge, or political leader. The Golden Thirteen continued to provide strong support for the Navy's recruitment and equal opportunity efforts throughout the intervening years. Only one of the Golden Thirteen made a career of the Navy, and he opened still more doors to black officers. The other members of the group made their marks in civilian life after World War II. Today, the Navy salutes the thirteen black officers who were the cutting edge of equal opportunity progress. Their abilities, performance, courage, and tenacity made a difference and constitute worthy examples for all those who pass through the Recruit Processing Facility, named in their honor, to become sailors in the United States Navy.