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Daemon
Posted: Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:00:00 AM
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Malcolm X's Birthday

Malcolm X (1925-1965) was an outspoken leader in the black nationalist movement of the 1960s. He converted to the Muslim faith while serving time in prison, and, upon his release, began touring the country on behalf of the Nation of Islam. During most of his career, Malcolm X advocated violence (for self-protection) and had a reputation for fanaticism and racism; however, he changed his outlook after his pilgrimage to Mecca. He was assassinated at a rally in Harlem shortly after. His birthday is still observed in most major American cities with a large African-American population. More...
ChristopherJohnson
Posted: Thursday, May 19, 2016 2:11:56 AM

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'African nationalists' must reside in their maternal Africa. If the US is too bad a place for the Blacks, they should consider returning to the continent wherefrom they were forcefully taken centuries ago.
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Nationalist, just means desiring political self determination. It has nothing to do with the country they are in.
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Posted: Thursday, May 19, 2016 10:27:34 AM

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“If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.” - Malcolm X
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They supported him for wrong reasons and then murdered him when he wanted to correct his decisions.
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