#Justice4Garvey - Sign the Petition

Event date: 
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 12:00am
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Looking forward to Black History Month 2022, we are dedicated to gathering 100,000 signatures to request an official response from the White House and President Biden for a posthumous exoneration of the Rt. Honorable Marcus Garvey for his unjust persecution and imprisonment by the U.S. government in 1923.

Signatures must be collected within a 30-day period (02/01/22 – 03/02/22). Please sign and share the petition!


Signing the Petition is Easy:
2. Under MESSAGE TYPE select “Contact the President.”
3. Enter your contact information.
4. Under WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO SAY? type, “Exonerate Marcus Garvey.”
5. Hit the Send button


Justice4Garvey campaign partners with members of the Black Book Ecosystem to petition a presidential pardon for Marcus Garvey
Black booksellers, publishers, and distributors throughout the U.S. have partnered with the Justice4Garvey campaign to petition President Joe Biden to grant a posthumous pardon to civil rights leader Marcus Garvey. The goal of the campaign is to gather the required 100,000 signatures necessary to elicit a response from the President. The signatures must be collected within a stipulated 30-day period, from February 1, 2022 to March 2, 2022.
On Sunday, February 6th, 2022 at 6:00 PM (EST), a special virtual town hall for the public is scheduled and will include presentations from Dr. Julius Garvey, son of the Hon. Marcus Garvey, and several other leaders to inform and encourage the community-at-large to sign the global petition. Register to participate.

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Reading LIst - #Justice4MarcusGarvey

Selected Writings and Speeches of Marcus Garvey By Marcus Garvey, Bob Blaisdell (Editor) Cover Image
More Philosophy and Opinions of Marcus Garvey Volume III (Africana Modern Library #20) By Amy Jacques Garvey Cover Image
Garvey and Garveyism By Amy Jacques Garvey, Julius Garvey (Contribution by), John Henrik Clarke (Introduction by) Cover Image
Negro with a Hat: The Rise and Fall of Marcus Garvey By Colin Grant Cover Image
Marcus Garvey and the Vision of Africa By John Henrik Clarke (Editor) Cover Image
Classical Black Nationalism: From the American Revolution to Marcus Garvey By Wilson J. Moses (Editor) Cover Image
W. E. B. Du Bois, Race, and the City: The Philadelphia Negro and Its Legacy By Michael B. Katz (Editor), Thomas J. Sugrue (Editor) Cover Image
African American Political Thought, 1890-1930: Washington, Du Bois, Garvey and Randolph By Cary D. Wintz (Editor) Cover Image
The Age of Garvey: How a Jamaican Activist Created a Mass Movement and Changed Global Black Politics (America in the World #18) By Adam Ewing Cover Image
From Garvey to Marley: Rastafari Theology (History of African-American Religions) By Noel Leo Erskine Cover Image
Race First: The Ideological and Organizational Struggles of Marcus Garvey and the Universal Negro Improvement Association By Tony Martin Cover Image
Walter Rodney Speaks By Robert Hill Cover Image
The Pan-African Connection: From Slavery to Garvey and Beyond By Tony Martin Cover Image
Holding Aloft the Banner of Ethiopia: Caribbean Radicalism in Early-Twentieth Century America By Winston James Cover Image
Afrikan-Centered Consciousness Versus the New World Order: Garveyism in the Age of Globalism By Amos T. Wilson Cover Image
Garvey's Last Soldier By David Simon Cover Image
Black Power and the Garvey Movement By Theodore G. Vincent Cover Image
Amy Ashwood Garvey: The Girl Who Found Her Voice By Greg Wiggan, Cameron Wilson (Illustrator), Michelle Grace-Williams Cover Image
Look For Me: A Snippet of The Life of Marcus Garvey By Jr. Minikon, Francis W., Mark Mas Stewart (Illustrator) Cover Image
Garvey's Choice By Nikki Grimes Cover Image