Malcolm X for Beginners

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Steerforth Press, Aug 21, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 192 pages
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In Malcolm X For Beginners, Bernard Doctor, reveals the teacher, the leader, and the revolutionary voice of change that Malcolm X was, and continues to be. Powerful narrative and graphics tell the story of Malcolm Xs life, his journey of self-discovery, his far-reaching ideas, his martyrdom and his impact on an era. Embraced as a righteous prophet of Black power and pride, damned as the voice of violence, Malcolm X merges as a complex, brave and brilliant figure with much to teach about the struggle for dignity. Though it is no longer unusual to find youth adorning Malcolm X hats, t-shirts, necklaces, buttons and the like, for many, who Malcolm X was, and why his contributions were so significant in changing the way we think about one another is seldom understood. Malcolm X For Beginners brings to surface little known facts about Malcolms life and the evolution of his ideologies and philosophies.

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Review: Malcolm X for Beginners (For Beginners)

User Review  - Nativeabuse - Goodreads

Taught me a lot about Malcolm X that I didn't already know, but slightly turned me off to him. Also this is probably one of the worst books in the For Beginners series in terms of quality. It felt ... Read full review

Review: Malcolm X for Beginners (For Beginners)

User Review  - Katharine Holden - Goodreads

The reverent tone becomes grating very quickly. Otherwise, interesting and full of detail Read full review

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Contents

Teenage Malcolm Homeboy street hustler
31
Malcolm X Minister and spokesman for NOI
70
Separation from the NOI A leader on his own
122
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