Chandler Owen, Harlem, 1916-

200446_1788648047791_7638577_nChandler Owen (1889–1967) was an African-American writer, editor and early member of the Socialist Party of America. Born in North Carolina, he studied and worked in New York, then moved to Chicago for much of his career. Continue Reading →

W. A. Domingo, Harlem, 1919-

W.A. Domingo in harlemApart from Randolph and the Messenger crew, there was another organization that attacked Garvey just as bitterly—the African Blood Brotherhood (ABB). Continue Reading →

Otto Huiswoud, Harlem, 1893 – 1961

otto huiswoodOtto Eduard Geradus Majelia Huiswoud (1893 – 1961) was a Suriname-born political activist who was a charter member of the Communist Party of America. Continue Reading →

Hubert Harrison, “The Father of Harlem Radicalism”

hhh-500x0Hubert Henry Harrison (April 27, 1883 – December 17, 1927) was a West Indian-American writer, orator, educator, critic, and radical socialist political activist based in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →