Professor Yosef Ben Jochannan is an Egyptologist. Having taught at Cornell University for over 15 years, Dr. Ben, as he is affectionately known, has lectured widely on both sides of the Atlantic. His theme – the ancient civilizations of Egypt.
For more than five decades, Dr. Yosef ben-Jochannan, a master teacher, researcher, author, lecturer, has led what has now become a mass effort to emphasize African contributions to the world. African Origins of the Major “Western Religions: first published in 1970, continues to be one of Dr. Ben’s most thought-provoking works.
“By highlighting the African influences and roots of these religions (Judaism, Christianity and Islam), Dr. Ben reveals an untold history that many would prefer to forget.”
The Black Man Must Wake Up – Lecture at Tuskegee University
This is a classic video from Dr. Yosef ben Jochannan. It took place at Tuskegee University. He covers a lot of ground with this lecture. Everything from Hippocrates going to Kemet to study medicine yet the Greeks called him the father of medicine to the early days of the with Pope Martin V in 1506 and Bartholomew De La Casas having Moors captured and taken from Spain to Hispaniola. Everyone can learn from this one.