Why African Spirituality Became Associated With Satan

Good reading…

“You must stop your Satanic idol-worship”, “You devil worshipper”, “You will go to Hell”. These are all common derogatory comments I have received as a third-generation practitioner of Vodu, an ancient West African spiritual and herbal practice, mostly by Christians that preached their faith on me. At first, I used to react harshly to them which normally ended in both parties arguing, sometimes even ending in insults. As I grew older, I realized that most people who hold such views have little knowledge about African history or spiritual traditions. In this article, I will shed light on some reasons why African spiritual and herbal traditions like Vodu have historically been and continue to be stigmatized and associated with Satan or the devil. Continue reading

Scholars focus on the Arab trans-Saharan slave trade

Scholars from universities in and outside Africa gathered in the Nigerian city of Calabar recently to examine the role of Arab merchants in the trans-Saharan slave trade, which lasted for 17 centuries. For various reasons, the trans-Saharan slave trade – unlike trans-Atlantic slavery – is under-studied. Continue reading

China Is Forcing Tourists to Install Text-Stealing Malware at its Border

Folks should know by now China ain’t playing with nobody and certainly not playing fair…

Foreigners crossing certain Chinese borders into the Xinjiang region, where authorities are conducting a massive campaign of surveillance and oppression against the local Muslim population, are being forced to install a piece of malware on their phones that gives all of their text messages as well as other pieces of data to the authorities, a collaboration by Motherboard, Süddeutsche Zeitung, the Guardian, the New York Times, and the German public broadcaster NDR has found. Continue reading

How the autobiography of a Muslim slave is challenging an American narrative

As the memes says, they kidnapped doctors, lawyers, and intellectuals and made them slaves…. notice how the YT says “written by a slave” smmfh just disrespectful….

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His entire collection at the Library of Congress

Omar Ibn Said was 37 years old when he was taken from his West African home and transported to Charleston, South Carolina, as a slave in the 1800s. Now, his one-of-a-kind autobiographical manuscript has been translated from its original Arabic and housed at the Library of Congress, where it “annihilates” the conventional narrative of African slaves as uneducated and uncultured. Amna Nawaz reports. Continue reading

Dr Wesley Muhammad Responds To Paul Guthrie

Following the discussion with Paul Guthrie, Lord Jamar opens the floor to the Nation of Islam to respond and the Yanadameen Godcast is pleased to welcome Dr Wesley Muhammad as a special guest.

Dr Wesley Muhammad speaks briefly about his background and introduction to not just the Nation of Islam but also to the Five Percent Nation, as well as sharing how he came to be in the privileged position of learning directly from Minister Louis Farrakhan.

Lord Jamar asks Dr Wesley Muhammad to respond directly to the points put forward by Paul Guthrie regarding specifically the charge that W.D. Fard was actually teaching Bhuddism and not Islam, and also the location of Mecca. Continue reading

‘It will be a bloodbath’: Inside the Kansas militia plot to ignite a religious war

YTs are the real terrorists… time and time again…

The “Crusaders” knew they wanted to kill Muslims – and with luck, use the “bloodbath” to ignite a religious war – but for months they couldn’t settle on a plan. Continue reading

Destroying History Is Now Being Charged As A War Crime

Trying to erase us from history…. won’t happen because we have done too much..

An Islamist fighter has pleaded guilty in the Hague for destroying parts of the fabled West African trading city of Timbuktu, in the International Criminal Court’s first case based on the destruction of cultural artifacts.
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Someone Finally Explained How ISIS Was Created, and it Will Make You Question Everything

Don’t be fooled….

In this episode of Truth in Media, Ben Swann explores the origin of ISIS that has already been long forgotten by American media. Swann takes on the central issue of whether or not ISIS was created by “inaction” by the United States government or by “direct” action.

via Someone Finally Explained How ISIS Was Created, and it Will Make You Question Everything.