On the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X, watch his speech "The Ballot or the Bullet," an interview with Yuri Kuchiyama, who was with him when he was shot, our discussion with his biographer Manning Marable, and a debate between Malcolm X and James Baldwin.
Happy Birthday Brother Malcolm. You are sorely missed Today marks the 87th birthday of Brother Malcolm. His life is one that should be understood and celebrated by all who seek truth, liberty, freedom and equality. Today I honour his memory with the following article. Feel free to read, comment and share. What say YE?!!! http://dadisispeaks.wordpress.com/2012/05/19/happy-birthday-brother-malcolm-you-are-sorely-missed/
Happy 89th Birthday Malcolm X May 19, 2014 By D.L. Chandler Civil rights leader Malcolm X speaks to reporters in Washington, D.C., in this May 16, 1963 photo. (AP Photo) RELATED: Malcolm X Family Upset With Nicki Minaj For Photo Malcolm X (pictured), one of the towering and most polarizing leaders of the Civil Rights Movement, transcended his earlier fiery approach and became a global champion for justice for all mankind. Triumphing over his checkered criminal past, Malcolm X, or properly…
Malcolm X is a 1992 American biographical motion picture about the African-American figure Malcolm X. Directed and co-written by Spike Lee. The film dramatizes key events in Malcolm X's life: his criminal career, his incarceration, his conversion to Islam, his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam and his later falling out with the organization, his marriage to Betty X, his pilgrimage to Mecca and reevaluation of his views concerning whites, and his assassination on February 21, 1965.