Malcolm X: The Last Speeches

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Pathfinder, Jan 1, 1989 - History - 189 pages
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Here in his own words are the revolutionary ideas that made Malcolm X one of the most charismatic and influential African-American leaders of the 1960s. These speeches document Malcolm's progression from Black nationalism to internationalism, and are key to both understanding his extraordinary life and illuminating his angry yet uplifting cause.

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I can certainly see why many white Americans feared the rhetoric of brother Malcolm. I don't think his history was accurate on many points, and neither was what was generally understood about our own ... Read full review

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I read this book a long time ago, and I am glad to have taken the time to read it again -- especially since I have gained a better understanding of the wisdom and knowledge in his words. I have so ... Read full review


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Bruce Perry is the editor of Malcolm X: The Last Speeches. His articles about Malcolm X have appeared in several scholarly journals. After graduate study at Harvard University, he earned his doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania and has taught political science in the University of Texas system, the University of Pennsylvania, and other colleges.

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