El Hajj Malik El Shabazz

Malcolm X remains as one of the most influential historic figures of modern times, giving rise to the concepts pride and self-reliance within the Black community. While Malcolm X was the face of Black nationalism as a member of the Nation of Islam, he was well on his way to promoting an even broader message […]

In the 47 years since the murder of Civil Rights leader and human rights activist Malcolm X on this date, much has been made of the legacy of one of the most effective orators of all time. Malcolm X’s resonant timbre of a voice coupled with impassioned pleas for African-American justice made him one of […]

The man who killed El Hajj Malik El Shabazz a.k.a. Malcolm X in cold blood, is set to be released from jail. Thomas Hagan is the only man to admit to assassinating the leader and was found guilty of murder for his shooting death on February 21, 1965 on the stage of the Audubon Ballroom. […]

“It doesn’t mean that I advocate violence, but at the same time, I am not against using violence in self-defense.  I don’t call it violence when it’s self-defense, I call it intelligence!” This past Sunday marked the anniversary of the death of one of Black America’s true freedom fighters.  A hero for justice and a […]