“Chancellor Williams comes to us at a time when his message, if . was this highly advanced Black Civilization so completely destroyed that its people, in our . We have been floating alone, basking blissfully in the sunny heritage of other peoples!” ― Chancellor Williams, The Destruction of Black Civilization: Great. Destruction of Black Civilization has ratings and 69 reviews. Chancellor Williams, the historian, received the first prize for his analysis of Africa, ”The.
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In short, no books or other studies in high school and college answered or gave clues to answers to the problems that puzzled me the most. Lump summing all the different African peoples under the label of black vs. May 25, Brent rated it really liked it.
Aug 28, James rated it liked it Shelves: Dec 28, Matthew Joseph rated it it was amazing. For it would be a continuing degradation of the African people if we simply destroyed the present system of racial lies embedded in world literature only to replace it with glorified fiction based more on wishful thinking than on the labors of historical research.
He also drapes a not-clearly-warranted “monotheistic veil” over the history of African spirituality. I’m glad I read it, but don’t feel at all satisfied having read it. All i can say is that people of color have been robbed of culture and billions of dollars of wealth which now resides in the hands of Caucasians around the globe.
Rebirth of African Civilization 39 ratings. Quotes by Chancellor Williams. But do we understand ourselves better? Chancellor Williams Average rating: Take United States history for example. This book for me marks the beginning of a journey towards self-realisation,emancipation. The big unanswered question, then, was what had happened? For it would be a continuing degradation of the African people if we simply destroyed the present system of racial lies embedded in world literature only to replace it with glorified fiction based more on wishful thinking than on the labors of historical research.
It was on “TED Talks” that we ought to think on acceptance and love and not tolerance. The most important book you will ever read. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Essential reading if interested in African or World History.
But you have to ask yourself seriously now, is that all you want. They were not long in adopting the Arab strategy in dividing the Blacks against themselves—a strategy since adopted by all white people .
His father hoped for more opportunity there, especially in education, and Williams graduated from Armstrong Civilozation High School.
Holte International Biennial Prize. Williams began his studies abroad in England as a visiting professor to the universities of Oxford and London in and Williams is that in addition to being an historian and professor, Dr.
He had it published by Chicago ‘s noted Third World Pressa black-owned firm. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Oc by Chancellor Williams. To people of African decent, wake up and learn the truth. July Learn how and when to remove this template message. We wanted to know the whole truth, good and bad. I particularly like the story of Ann Nzinga and her stuggle against the Portuguese; very inspiring historical figure.
Of course, history is always a work in progress, but in Africa in particular, a lot of progress has been stymied by chance and by willful destruction and propaganda. All Quotes Add A Quote.
Chancellor Williams Quotes (Author of Destruction of Black Civilization)
To view it, click here. It makes me angry that we just destroyed something so wonderful. Great Issues of a Race from B.
Williams is very honest about why he feels this way and even lays out in the second section of this book a plan to help Black people living in the U.
Aug 17, Desera Favors rated it it was amazing. Feb 23, Murvin rated it liked it. The issue of race us and them is a modern problem created with the Atlantic slave trade.
I was never taught anything about treaties being broken between Native Americans and the government. This is the age of plurality of knowledge. It was the image of the Black Savage that allowed slavery to exist for as long as it did. This is a VERY informative book that takes you through the history of the various dynasties and transitions of power between the races.
It problematizes Islam and its role in the Arab oppression of black people, but gives Christianity and to a lesser extent Judaism somewhat of a pass, while backhandedly acknowledging that much race-based violence was done “in the name of” the former of the latter two Christianity. No trivia or quizzes yet. Book 2 is a call to action based on the hurried work of book 1.
The Second Agreement With Hell 3. He received his undergraduate degree in Education and Master of Arts degree in history from Howard University.
I would also like to see some type of program to educate and rehabilitate the lost and desparate criminal mind; this where I would start. The Destruction of Black Civilization provides the blue print and the analysis from which the African Diaspora may reach and find the strength for positive self development. It cannot be explained to suit modern politics and emotion.