Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little in Omaha, Nebraska 88 years ago today in 1925. He would later change his name to El-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz. In this photo from March 1964, he is shown with Muhammad Ali outside of the Trans-Lux Newsreel Theater in New York City after a screening of a film about Mr. Ali’s title fight with Sonny Liston. Photo: AP/Corbis.
Author and cultural critic Ishmael Reed reflects on the role of race in national politics.
Gordon Parks, Segregated drinking fountain, Mobile, Alabama, 1956, (1956) at Adamson Gallery.
DREAMING OF A FUNCTIONAL SEGREGATED BLACK COMMUNITY TODAY. I THINK IT WOULD TEACH INDEPENDENCE/ SELF-SUFFICIENCY/ AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP WITHIN INTERNALLY AND EXTERNALLY / IT WOULD BREAK DEPENDENCY ON…
Brooklyn Stand Up!