Malcolm X

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Synonyms for Malcolm X

militant civil rights leader (1925-1965)

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It was the late Hajj Heshaam Jaaber, the Muslim Imam from Elizabeth NJ who presided at the janaza (33) of El Hajj Malik El Shabazz, better known as Malcolm X, who helped many of us in the New Jersey and tri-state areas understand our history relative to the importance of the historical connection between the Moorish Science Temple (MSTA), the Addeynu Allahe Universal Arabic Association (AAUAA) and the Nation of Islam (NOI) in the struggle of the Blackamerican and Muslim-American communities.
While the audio track follows the replacement of Malcolm's X by the ceremonial name Omowale ("the son who has returned"), Baldwin simultaneously offers two more images of nominal inscription: El Hajj Malik El Shabazz in the Book of the Holy Register of True Muslims and Malcolm Little in a family Bible in 1925.
In early March, San Francisco auctioneer Butterfields announced that it was selling a trove of handwritten and typed speeches, photographs, journals, and private letters of El Hajj Malik El Shabazz.
Thus, as Ossie Davis (1917-2005) said in 1965 as he eulogized El Hajj Malik El Shabazz (Malcolm X), '.
Malcolm X, alias El Hajj Malik El Shabazz, alias Malcolm Little, alias Detroit Red -