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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Back-to-Africa_movement

The Back-to-Africa movement, also known as the Colonization movement or Black Zionism, .... of struggling to cope with urban life set the scene for the back- to-Africa movement of the 1920s, established by Marcus Garvey although there were ...

www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/marcus-garvey-mainstay-back-africa-movement

He was an African American Black Nationalist leader, who was a proponent of the "Back to Africa" movement in the United States. ... He returned to Jamaica in 1914 and shortly thereafter founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association ...

www.inmotionaame.org/migrations/topic.cfm?migration=4&topic=8

In the early twentieth century, Marcus Garvey and his movement, the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), founded in his native Jamaica in 1914, ...

www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=4

May 3, 2012 ... The ACS founded the Republic of Liberia in 1847, with its flag and constitution ... Clearly, the Back-to-Africa movement was motivated by the ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross/history/who-led-the-1st-back-to-africa-effort

The person who spearheaded “the first, black initiated 'back to Africa' effort in U.S. ... Then Freetown was founded as a settlement for freed slaves in 1792, the year ... charged with mounting a coordinated, black-directed emigration movement.

news.stanford.edu/news/2006/march1/colonize-030106.html

Mar 1, 2006 ... The so-called "back to Africa" movements, which sent American ... The American Colonization Society (ACS), which was founded in 1816, had ...

www.reference.com/history/back-africa-movement-b6675c50102225e6

The "Back to Africa" movement was a movement founded by Marcus Garvey in the early 20th century which aimed to help all African-Americans move back to ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2016/04/26/is-go-back-to-africa-always-an-insult-heres-a-brief-history-of-american-back-to-africa-movements

Apr 26, 2016 ... The pejorative phrase “Go back to Africa” made news last month when ... The United States has seen numerous “back-to-Africa” movements ...

www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/garvey_marcus.shtml

... a Jamaican-born black nationalist who created a 'Back to Africa' movement in the ... To facilitate the return to Africa that he advocated, in 1919 Garvey founded  ...