Malaku E. Bayen: Ethiopian Emissary to Black America

Although it is not generally known, a considerable amount of the public interest, sympathy, and condemna- tion generated throughout the world by Italy’s blatant act of aggression against Ethiopia in October 1935 emanated from black communities in the United States. As the distinguished black historian, John Hope Frank- lin, has indicated, ” When Italy invaded … Continue reading Malaku E. Bayen: Ethiopian Emissary to Black America