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Louis Farrakhan Takes To Instagram To Vehemently Deny Killing Malcolm X

On the eve of the 53 year anniversary of Malcolm X’s assassination, Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan took to social media to vehemently deny a…

Student Prohibited From Wearing Malcolm X Sweater Meets Civil Rights Icon’s Daughter

Malcolm Xavier Combs made headlines this week after it was reported officials at Christ The King Catholic school told him he was prohibited from having his name–Malcolm X…

Relive Ossie Davis’ Powerful Eulogy To Malcolm X On The 52nd Anniversary Of His Death

Fifty-two years after his assassination, Malcolm X continues to be a powerful and polarizing figure within American and African-American history. The civil rights icon…

Malcolm X’s Daughter And Granddaughter Arrested For Animal Cruelty, Theft

The daughter and granddaughter of Malcolm X were arrested for animal cruelty and theft, reports the New York Post. Malikah Shabazz, 51, and her 19-year-old daughter…

James Baldwin Shines 30 Years After His Death In Trailer For ‘I Am Not Your Negro’

Three decades after his death, James Baldwin’s thoughts about race in America unfortunately still ring true, and while Baldwin took his last breath on Dec. 1, 1987 in…

Cuban Americans Celebrate The End Of An Era: Fidel Castro Dead At 90

Fidel Castro, Cuban nationalist who led the communist revolution and defied the United States during a half-century of ironclad rule, has died at the age of 90 (Nov. 25…

Dave Chappelle Dubs Donald Trump The “White Malcolm X”

Dave Chappelle hit the Roots Picnic stage in New York City Saturday (Oct. 1) to say a lit bit about the upcoming presidential elections, and dub Donald Trump the “white M…

Happy Birthday, Malcolm X: Relive Malcolm X’s Power Through His Speeches

On what would’ve been Malcolm X’s 91st birthday, Vibe honors the honest, powerful, determined and loving leader in his own words. So many times Malcolm is eulogized by…

Revisiting The Historic Meeting Of Malcolm X And Fidel Castro In Harlem

As a first generation Dominican in the thick of what I perceive to be a massive cultural shift in America—one that encourages and perhaps perpetuates necessary political…