Muhammad Ali Understood the Racist Roots of War and Militarism

Muhammad Ali Understood the Racist Roots of War and Militarism

With all the discussion and debate these days about intersectionality and the need for progressives to link our movements against racism and against war, the name of Muhammad Ali belongs right up in our pantheon with Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Harry Belafonte,...
Conference: Malcolm X and Human Rights

Conference: Malcolm X and Human Rights

President Lyndon B. Johnson and FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover deemed Malcolm’s revolutionary internationalism and domestic radicalism subversive and threatening to the U.S. government. Malcolm brought the plight of African people in the United States to the world...
A Day to Remember A Martyr

A Day to Remember A Martyr

The militancy and radicalism of El Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (a.k.a. Malcolm X) has made his legacy harder to hijack by those of the status quo than that of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., but that hijack is being attempted nonetheless. It has to be. Learning about the life...
Book Event: A Lie of Reinvention; Correcting Marable’s Malcolm X

Book Event: A Lie of Reinvention; Correcting Marable’s Malcolm X

A Lie of Reinvention: Correcting Manning Marable’s Malcolm X is a response to Manning Marable’s biography of Malcolm X, A Life of Reinvention. Marable’s book was controversially acclaimed by some as his magna opus. At the same time, it was denounced...