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Why Malcolm X’s Image as a Separatist Lives On, 50 Years after His Death
Originally Posted: 02/18/2015 - 11:59am | Type: Blog

In a sense, Malcolm X was considered militant because he had a much more radical critique than other activists of the time, Muhammad said. Rodnell Collins stood next to his uncle ...

In Ferguson, Nation of Islam Members Push for Peace
Originally Posted: 08/25/2014 - 2:05pm | Type: Blog

All acknowledge that the Nation of Islam has been a key player since the very beginning of the Ferguson protests. FERGUSON, Mo. — Ever since Michael Brown, a young, unarmed Africa ...

Malcolm X’s Pivotal Letter on Race at Center of Dispute Between Syracuse, Alex Haley’s Family
Originally Posted: 05/31/2012 - 4:23pm | Type: Blog

Sitting in his hotel room in Saudi Arabia in April 1964, civil rights activist Malcolm X penned a letter on hotel stationery to his friend and co-author, Alex Haley. Now, Haley’s son wants that letter back. ...

Farrakhan Waxes Anti-Semitic (Again) at NOI's "Saviors' Day" Celebration
Originally Posted: 02/28/2012 - 8:25am | Type: Blog

Speaking to thousands of supporters during the 82nd annual Saviors' Day celebration in Chicago, Farrakhan accused "Zionists" of trying to push America into war with Iran and dubbed Al-Jazeera, t ...