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Activist

As a freshman at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), he began to write for UCLA’s Black student newspaper NOMMO and joined the Muhammad Ahmad (Max Stanford) Defense Committee (MADC).

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Scholar

Umoja’s writing was first published in movement publications such as NOMMO, Jihad News, Soulbook, Black Star, By Any Means Necessary, and Breakthrough.

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Institution Builder

Umoja has helped build community institutions in Atlanta. He and his wife, Aminata, and their Atlanta comrades, founded the popular Malcolm X Festival in Atlanta in 1989.

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