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By Marcus Garvey

In September 1937, 3 years earlier than his dying, Marcus Garvey assembled a small workforce of his so much depended on organizers. for nearly 1 / 4 of a century he had led the common Negro development organization, at its top the biggest overseas mass circulate within the heritage of African peoples. Now he desired to cross at the classes he had realized, to the gang most suitable to hold the fight ahead. For one month he steered this elite scholar physique, twevle hours an afternoon, seven days every week. The periods have been mystery and masses of the guide was once now not written down. the scholars did, despite the fact that obtain written copies of 22 classes, which Garvey referred to as the process African Philosophy. This attention-grabbing distillation of an outstanding leader's adventure is released the following for the 1st time.

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The greatest men and women in the world burn the midnight lamp. That is to say, when their neighbors and household are in bed, they are read­ ing, studying and thinking. When they rise in the morn­ ing they are always ahead of their neighbors and their household in the thing that they were studying, reading and thinking of. A daily repetition of that will carry them daily ahead and above their neighbors and household. Practice this rule. It is wise to study a couple of subjects at a time. As for instance, a little geography, a little psy­ chology, a little ethics, a little theology, a little philoso­ phy, a little mathematics, a little science on which a sound academic education is built.

E. Henley Lesson 2 Leadership To lead suggests that you must have followers. For others to follow you, you must be superior to them in the things that they must follow you for. You must have superior ability in the particular. You must always be ahead by way of knowledge of all those you lead. The moment you fall down from the position of superior ability, you will automatically fail to lead and you will have to follow others. Therefore, you must be ever vigilant in keeping ahead of those you lead by get­ ting the latest and most correct information for which they are searching, because for it they are following you.

You can always quote from the Scrip­ tures. It is the quickest way of winning approval. Intelligence, Education, Universal Knowledge 11 Tragedy of White Injustice1 1. Read and study thoroughly the poem, “Tragedy of White Injustice” and apply its sentiment and state­ ments in connection with the historic character and behavior of the white man. Know it so well as always to be able to be on guard against any professions of the white man in his suggested friendship for the Negro. The poem exposes the white man’s behavior in his­ tory and is intended to suggest distrust of him in every phase of life.

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