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Atlanta's Sy Ari Da Kid has been on his grind for a while now. The Atlanta native recently released his new EP titled, Better Safe Than Sy Ari. The nine-track project features the likes of CyHi The Prynce and Quentin Miller, among others, and is filled with quality content. One of the many standout tracks from ...
25, 2017 Malcolm X associate, A. Peter Bailey, gave an insightful presentation discussing the similarities between Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. at the Miron student Center Little Theater. Bailey is a journalist, author, and lecturer. He also helped establish The Organization of Afro-American Unity ...

The play toured the country last year with the Acting Company, in repertory with a staging of "Julius Caesar," and the influence of Shakespeare's Roman tragedy can be felt on many levels in this retelling of the last years of the iconic African-American activist Malcolm X. In Gardley's deft hands, Malcolm ...
"You hear about the big speeches, you hear about the controversy, you hear the highlights of the story," Obie Award winner Roslyn Ruff, who plays Betty Shabazz, says of the usual tropes present when resurrecting Malcolm X in book, on stage or on screen. She argues that "X" offers a different, more human ...
On the day this past week of your remembrance, in resonance with a collective history, I want to say, I too am thankful you didn't sneeze; that you and others walked, spoke, endured, and held the light on the dark and dirty truths of a society proud of something called freedom. And too, I thank the work of ...
His first and last name come from his father, his middle name from revolutionary civil rights activist Malcolm X. "My name is Joel Malcolm Davis and I was named after him because I'm a leader," Davis said. "I always did my own thing, like coming from Compton you don't really hear nobody from Compton ...

The GameTime crew discuss where LeBron James sits in the All-Time Scoring Leaders with Assists. Play. All-Time Scoring Leaders with Assists. All-Time Scoring Leaders with Assists. The GameTime crew discuss where LeBron James sits in the All-Time Scoring Leaders with Assists. 12 hours ago · 9:46.
Did you see it last night on CNN? Don Lemon went full Huey Newton and called a racist a racist! It was glorious, but let's slow down a bit--Don Lemon's Afro didn't grow to Colin Kaepernick levels. In fact, watching the metamorphosis of Lemon from passive Don Lemon to mildly annoyed Don Lemon has ...
A Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Day celebration was held in Seattle Jan. 11 at the city's Town Hall. Ilyasah Shabazz, the third daughter of Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz, was keynote speaker, celebrating Dr. King's legacy. Watch her entire speech recorded above. She was joined by Seattle Mayor Jenny ...
A fictional conversation between civil rights leaders Martin Luther King Jr., and Malcolm X will be performed by a Wilson County theater company at Cumberland University Saturday and Sunday. "The Meeting" by Jeff Stetson was first performed in 1987, and Centerstage Theatre in Lebanon is producing it ...
DIXON - The Sauk Valley Community College women's basketball team went through a second quarter on Thursday in which nothing seemed to go right. The Skyhawks followed that up with a third quarter in which nothing seemed to go wrong, pulling away late for a 74-57 win over Malcolm X. Malcolm X ...
Suffolk was represented at the Harlem Fine arts Show hosted at Malcolm X College in Chicago in mid-November. Suffolk native Tim Giles entered his painting in the Malcolm X T-shirt contest, and Giles brought home a win. "There were two parts for me doing the show. Sterling and I wanted to travel and ...
Don Hogan Charles shot the iconic photo of Malcolm X at a window with a rifle in the 1960s. NEW YORK --- The first black staff photographer hired at the New York Times, Don Hogan Charles, the man who shot the iconic photo of Malcolm X at a window with a rifle, and a … This content is for Level One, ...
In 1964, he took a now-famous photograph, for Ebony magazine, of Malcolm X holding a rifle as he peered out of the window of his Queens home. In 1968, for The Times, he photographed Coretta Scott King, her gaze fixed in the distance, at the funeral of her husband, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The first black staff photographer hired at the New York Times, Don Hogan Charles, the man who shot the iconic photo of Malcolm X at a window with a rifle, has died. Former New York Times staff writer Rachel Swarns tweeted the news Sunday afternoon, prompting many of us to wonder where the Times ...
His gloomy wail is set to a striking cacophony of beautifully layered rhythms and melodies. The song then transcends into what resembles a spiritual jazz version of a Pentecostal funeral service. It ends with the ululating congregation honouring the late Malcolm X by clapping in unison. The song invokes the ...
Chicago (CBS) -- A roomful of young activists attending a youth Summit at Malcolm X College heard from two of the Democrats seeking the 2018 nomination for Illinois governor. A show of hands during the summit indicated that only about one-third of those in the room would not be old enough to vote ...

Smithsonian Channel is screening the documentary The Lost Tapes: Malcolm X in 16 U.S. cities as part of Black History Month, and will premiere the film on the network Monday, Feb. 26. Presented entirely through his speeches, newscasts and archival footage, The Lost Tapes tells the story of a man who ...
Smithsonian Channel will air a documentary on the life of civil rights icon Malcolm X in a new documentary, The Lost Tapes: Malcolm X. the network said Wednesday. The documentary, which premieres Feb. 26, will relive the pivotal years of the activist using rarely seen footage and audio tapes, including ...
Born Malcolm Little in 1925, Malcolm X was a Black Muslim minister and National Spokesman for the Nation of Islam. This portrayal shows how a marginal outsider became an influential insider. Participants in this free event have an opportunity to talk with Malcolm X while the scholar is in character and ...
"Malcolm X was a waiter here," says Williams, referring to the Nation of Islam minister turned human rights activist. "X" happens to be the main character in Little Red, the writing duo's new television project backed by the Emmy-winning animation studio Titmouse Inc. The adult-themed cartoon follows the ...
The Mineral Area College Lady Cardinals defeated the Malcolm X Hawks 83-38 this Monday afternoon in the Bob Sechrest Fieldhouse. MAC dominated the boards with nine offensive rebounds in the first quarter and 16 to finish the game. Lady Cardinals' Lanie Bell had 16 points going 4-4 from the arc…
Odell Beckham Jr's incredible tattoo features Malcolm X, Michael Jackson, AI stepping over Ty Lue, and more. New, 2 comments. This is incredible. By James Dator Dec 6, 2017, 11:32am EST. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Odell Beckham Jr's leg sleeve is complete, and it's absolutely incredible. The tattoo has been months in the ...
The symbol of racial equality and integration during the 1960s was Dr. Martin L. King, Jr., but the role model for Black independence and empowerment was Malcolm X. A prominent member and national spokesperson in the Nation of Islam (NOI) under the leadership of Elijah Muhammad, Malcolm X ...
ABQ NAACP president: Put Rosa Parks, Malcolm X back in exam ... Public education Department a strongly worded letter about the exclusion of Rosa Parks and Malcolm X from the state end-of-course history exam "blueprint," Albuquerque NAACP president Harold Bailey says his position has softened.
Yolanda King and Attallah Shabazz, daughters of slain civil rights leaders Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X, spoke at the University of Virginia on ... "Their fathers never had the chance to know one another, but the eldest daughters of Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X said they are convinced the ...
Malcolm X Legacy's site delves into his contributions to the civil rights movement. "Malcolm X will be remembered for his contribution to society of underscoring the value of a truly free populace by demonstrating the great lengths to which human beings will go to secure their freedom," read the site.
Spike Lee's masterpiece Malcolm X celebrates its 25th anniversary this month. (Go here to read Odie Henderson's recent appreciation of the film, discussing its prescience and continuing power.) Back in 1992, on the eve of the film's release, Village Voice writer Hilton Als interviewed and profiled Spike Lee.
Malcolm X turned 25 last week. But from its very opening frames it still singes with urgent confrontation. The movie opens with the righteous noise of one of Malcolm X's speeches, as performed by Denzel Washington, corralling us to look on as a burning American flag fills the screen. That image is ...
As Malcolm X in Spike Lee's 200-plus-minute biopic, Denzel Washington gives a career-best performance. Warner Bros. / Photofest. Twenty-five years after it was released into theaters, in November 1992, Spike Lee's epic masterpiece Malcolm X feels like a righteous time-traveling troublemaker pushing ...
The sisters, Qubilah Shabazz, Ilyasah Shabazz, Attallah Shabazz, Malikah Shabazz, Malaak Shabazz, and Gamilah Lumumba Shabazz have partnered with technology company Hingeto, to bring the apparel line to life. Malcolm X's daughters L to R: Qubilah Shabazz, Gamilah Lumumba Shabazz Malaak ...
To many, the legacy of activist Malcolm X is that of a fiery counterpart to the pacifist Martin Luther King, Jr. But to one of his daughters, that ...
The cast includes Keith Randolph Smith (Spike Lee's Malcolm X, Broadway's Fences and Jitney) as the Stage manager, Venezuelan television ...
Professor X and Magneto -- it didn't hit me until maybe late elementary, junior high, I was like, "Oh, wait, Dr. King and Malcolm X." These stories ...
This came after Lashley-Johnson had stated that '"here is a Turing building, one that is named after Pankhurst, so why not Malcolm X, [he] has ...
The Malcolm X line, from "Good Morning" on West's third album Graduation, is clever, dewy-eyed, and full of life. It's 2007 Kanye, at his most ...
This work is about a fictional meeting between Malcolm X and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Harlem when both happen to be in New York City.
The daughter of Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz, Ilyasah Shabazz, introduced them after a brief synopsis on her parent's relation to the former ...
Centuries later, a confident black Muslim activist by the name of Malcolm X, who understood this legacy and the role his faith played in driving ...
... people "employed" by gun Owners of America; people interested in Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry; interest in Malcolm X and Martin Luther King ...
This week's guest is a writer who -- appropriately enough -- I first learned about on public radio. Victor LaValle was giving an interview on ...
This week's guest is a writer who -- appropriately enough -- I first learned about on public radio. Victor LaValle was giving an interview on ...
The latest Young campaign ad, more than two minutes long, uses a vintage black and white video of Malcolm X to trash "white liberals," aka ...
In 1969, Chase-Riboud began her series of twenty "Malcolm X" stelae, monumental sculptures made up of metal and fibers such as silk, rayon, ...
Austin resident Di Reed portrays the ghost of Malcolm X in "Six Stories Up in Haunted Chicago," which tells the story of middle school students ...
Afro-American civil rights leader Malcolm X's daughter has praised Turkey's "model" role as the host of more than 3 million Syrian refugees ...
Born with the surname Little, Malcolm X spent most of his childhood in Lansing. On Thursday (10/12), Shabazz will deliver a speech at ...
Thursday, October 12th the daughter of Malcolm X will be speaking at the Erickson Kiva. The Michigan Humanities Council, Historical Society ...
EAST LANSING -- Ilyasah Shabazz, daughter of civil rights leader Malcolm X, will speak at Michigan State University's Erickson Kiva, the same ...
The Kiva was the site of an important speech delivered by Malcolm X on Jan. 23, 1963. The event is free and parking on campus is open to the ...


 

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