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The Fascinating Story Of James Armistead Lafayette

AFRICANGLOBE - James Armistead Lafayette was the first African American double spy. An African American slave, Armistead was enslaved by William Armistead in Virginia during the American Revolution. James Armistead took the surname of Lafayette to honor General Lafayette, whom he served under in the Revolutionary War. Because Slave-owners seldom kept records of the births of the people they enslaved, it is unclear exactly when and where James Armistead was born, but most records agree that he was born in 1748 in Elizabeth City, Virginia.

Falsifying History On Behalf Of Agendas. “US Civil War Was About...

AFRICANGLOBE - As Abraham Lincoln’s Secretary of State put it: “we emancipated slaves where we cannot reach them and hold them in bondage where we can set them free.” Was President Lincoln really for outlawing slavery? Let’s look at his words. Debating Sen. Stephen Douglas, Lincoln said, “I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of making voters or jurors of Negroes nor of qualifying them to hold office nor to intermarry with white people; and I will say in addition to this that there is a physical difference between the white and Black races, which I believe will forever forbid the two races living together on terms of social and political equality.”

Egypt Heading Towards Civil War – Vladimir Putin

AFRICANGLOBE - Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that Egypt is on the path to civil war with the turmoil the country has found itself in over the past week.

Texas Judge Warns of Possible ‘Civil War’ if President Obama is...

What is it about election years? As if the negative political ads aren't enough, now a Texas judge in Lubbock county is predicting predicting a...