Haile Selassie became Ethiopia’s final emperor on this day in 1930, ruling the country for over four decades before he was exiled from power. He is remembered not just as the head of an African nation but as a deity in the Rastafarian religion. November 2 is seen among Rastafarian practitioners as a holy day. […]

Black History Month

Get your dose of African American history right here on Joy Columbus! See what happen on this very day and the impact you can see these events below have on all of us. Let us know below if you learn something new. 1935 – Ethiopia Invaded by Italy Ethiopia, one of the only two independent […]