The 1960z: Malcolm X at Oxford University

By Stephen Tuck In the winter of 1964, Malcolm X, one of the most notorious African American revolutionaries, was invited to speak at one of England’s most prestigious schools, Oxford University. Though Malcolm X spoke at Oxford University during December of 1964, his visit there was a peculiar one — even to himself. Photo by […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

“And because I had been a hustler, I knew better than all whites knew, and better than nearly all of the black ‘leaders’ knew, that actually the most dangerous black man in America was the ghetto hustler. Why do I say this? The hustler, out there in the ghetto jungles, has less respect for the […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

  “You don’t have to be a man to fight for freedom. All you have to do is to be an intelligent human being.” — Malcolm X Related articles Missing Malcolm X: Are Rappers Scared of Revolution? New Malcolm X Diary Reveals a Revolutionary Optimist March is for Malcolm Malcolm X was more than King’s […]

THE HOUSE NEGRO AND THE FIELD NEGRO (2009 animation)

To understand this, you have to go back to what [the] young brother here referred to as the house Negro and the field Negro — back during slavery. There was two kinds of slaves. There was the house Negro and the field Negro. The house Negroes – they lived in the house with master, they […]

Malcolm X A Message to the Grassrootz, November 10, 1963

    Editor’s Note: Message to the Grass Roots is a speech that was given by Malcolm X on November 10, 1963 at the Northern Negro Grass Roots Leadership Conference in Detroit, Michigan. This seminal speech of the African Liberation Struggle emphasized the distinction between the “Negro Revolution” and the “Black Revolution,” the “House Negro” […]

The Playboy Interview Malcolm X

  by Alex Haley Taken from Playboy Magazine, May, 1963 Within the past five years, the militant American Negro has become an increasingly active combatant in the struggle for civil rights. Espousing the goals of unqualified equality and integration, many of these outspoken insurgents have participated in freedom rides and protest marches against their segregationist […]

For Yuri from Mutulu Shakur

  Dear friends of Yuri and Mutulu, I visited Yuri mid-April with my friend Patty Hirota.  We didn’t expect much because the last couple visits she had been drifting in great discomfort.  We were filling time browsing the wall of photos above her bed, cozied with her stuffed animals. She stirred a bit and seemed […]

Yuri Kochiyama, Civil Rightz Activist, Diez in Berkeley at Age 93

  Japanese-American civil rights activist Yuri Kochiyama – whose picture looking at Malcom X after he died was captured in a Life Magazine photo – has died of natural causes in Berkeley, Calif., at the age of 93, a family member told National Public Radio. Kochiyama first met Malcolm X in 1963 and she began […]

BRO. SHEP’S “OFFICIAL” MALCOLM X DAY HARLEM EVENT SCHEDULE FOR MONDAY, MAY 19, 2014: THE 89TH BIRTHDAY OF EL HAJJ MALIK EL SHABAZZ-BRO. MALCOLM X

  ZULU KING BRO. SHEP’S “OFFICIAL” MALCOLM X DAY HARLEM EVENT SCHEDULE FOR MONDAY, MAY 19, 2014: THE 89TH BIRTHDAY OF EL HAJJ MALIK EL SHABAZZ – BRO. MALCOLM X 10:00AM – 2:00PM ANNUAL MALCOLM X DAY CARAVAN PILGRIMAGE & ANCESTRAL CEREMONY TO BRO. MALCOLM’S GRAVE SITE PARTICIPATION GROWS AS MALCOLMITES READY FOR HIS 89TH […]

What We Can Learn From The Life of Malcolm X

by: Junious Ricardo Stanton “There is no better (teacher) than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.” Malcolm X   Malcolm Little was born on May 19, 1925 in Omaha Nebraska one of eight children born to Earl and […]