Tag Archives: Malcolm X

Friday Open Thread | James Baldwin Week

TGIF We hope you are enjoying Baldwin week. James Baldwin Debates William F. Buckley (1965)   Malcolm X – Debate with James Baldwin – September 5, 1963 James Baldwin’s National Press Club Speech 1986

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Sunday Open Thread

Have a BLESSED Sumday, Everyone. Because I’m in a Malcolm X STATE OF MIND. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kf7fujM4ag

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Monday Open Thread: Malcolm X – “Today they’ve taken off the white sheet and put on police uniforms.”

#PoliceBrutality

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Saturday Open Thread: Malcolm on police brutality

Malcolm warned us. We’re living this everyday. Malcolm on police brutality. This is 50 years old but could've been said last night. pic.twitter.com/rhQ20sM7JG — Shaun King (@ShaunKing) August 13, 2015

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#BlackHistory: Student uncovers lost Malcolm X tape

Ever since Malcolm X was killed, every detail of his life has been scoured. At least that’s what Malcolm Burnley thought … until, as a senior at Brown University, he discovered a story about a campus visit. “Reading his autobiography … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | The Films of Spike Lee

This week, we’re exploring the films of Spike Lee. 1992 Malcolm X Malcolm X is a 1992 American biographical motion picture about the African-American figure Malcolm X. Directed and co-written by Spike Lee, the film stars Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, … Continue reading

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