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50 Years After the Assassination of Medgar Evers There is Still...

AFRICANGLOBE - June 12, 2013 marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Medgar Evers by members of the White Citizens Council. Though only 37 at the time of his death, he had become a key civil rights leader who worked diligently to secure equal rights in the state of Mississippi.

Malcolm X: The Assassination of a Legend

AFRICANGLOBE - African American Muslim minister and civil rights activist Malcolm X was shot dead 48 years ago on February 21, 1965. The 39-year-old was gunned down in front of a crowd of hundreds – including several of his own children – as he began a speech at Harlem’s Audubon Ballroom on February 21, 1965.

Shameful: Malcolm X’s Daughter Had To Seek Funding From Qatar For...

AFRICANGLOBE - Ilyasah Shabazz, daughter of Malcolm X, the celebrated African-American leader and civil rights activist, is seeking support from Qatar for a $6m project to produce a documentary on the life and legacy of her father.