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Malcolm X Commemorated On His 90th Birthday

AFRICANGLOBE - Hundreds commemorated the 90th birthday of assassinated Black Rights leader Malcolm X in New York on Tuesday. His daughters Ilyasah, Malaak and Gamilah Shabazz were among those who attended the ceremony at the Shabazz Center, formerly known as the Audubon Ballroom, where the activist was murdered in 1965.

Hundreds Gather In NY To Commemorate Malcolm X

AFRICANGLOBE - A ceremony was held in New York on Saturday to commemorate American civil rights leader Malcolm X on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. About 300 people including activists, artists and politicians gathered at the Shabazz Center, formerly known as the Audubon Ballroom, where he was murdered 50 years ago.

‘We’re In Denial Of The African Holocaust’ Says Ilyasah Shabazz

AFRICANGLOBE - "We're in denial of the African holocaust". "Most times, people don't want to talk about it. One is often restless or termed a racist just for having compassion for the African experience, for speaking truth to the trans-Atlantic and Arab slave trades, for speaking truth to the significant omission of our history. We don't want to sit down and listen to these things, or to discuss them. But we have to."

Family of Malcolm X Sues to Prevent Publication of Diary

AFRICANGLOBE - The Diary of Malcolm X, a reproduction of a private diary kept as he travelled to the Middle East and Africa immediately before his assassination, is due to be published this week, according to Third World Press, a Chicago-based company. The publisher lists one of the leader's six daughters, Ilyasah Shabazz, as a co-editor.

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.