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What we lost

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❝ Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X met only once. On March 26, 1964, the two black leaders were on Capitol Hill, attending Senate debate on the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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The Greatest of All Time

Today would have been Muhammad Ali’s 76th birthday, just two days after what would have been Martin Luther King Jr.’s 88th birthday. And though they were 12 years and two days apart in age, t… 934 more words


You’re not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can’t face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it. ~Malcolm X



Malcolm X stated in one of his wonderful speeches, “We don’t want to integrate with the white man, we want to separate from the white man.” This statement holds true even unto this day. 181 more words


The Autobiography of Malcolm X as told to Alex Haley

2018 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge. Prompt: a novel based on a real person

Whoa! What a powerful, poignant read by one of history’s polarizing civil rights leaders. 370 more words


Sacred Fires: Betty Shabazz, MLK, and Thich Nhat Hanh

I first wrote to Dr. King on June 1, 1965, explaining to him why some of us in Vietnam had immolated ourselves in protest against the war.

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