Malcolm X

Hundreds Gather To Mark 50 Years Since Malcolm X's AssassinationShortly after Malcolm X broke off from the group and turned his back on what it stood for, members of the Nation of Islam gunned him down in the Audubon Ballroom in 1965.
City Commemorates 50th Anniversary Of Assassination Of Civil Rights Leader Malcolm XThe 50th anniversary of the assassination of Civil Rights leader Malcolm X was commemorated by the city of New York and federal officials Saturday.
Activist Who Cradled Malcolm X After Shooting Dies At 93Civil rights activist and former Harlem resident Yuri Kochiyama, whose photograph famously appeared in Life magazine showing her cradling the head of Malcom X moments after he was shot, has died of natural causes in her Berkeley, California home.
Parents Say Queens Teacher Wouldn't Let Kids Write About Malcolm X For Black History Month AssignmentLast week, a technology teacher told fourth graders at P.S. 201 in Flushing to chose a prominent African-American figure to write about for Black History Month.
Malcolm X's Heirs Move To Block Publication Of Activist Leader's DiaryHeirs of Malcolm X have gone to court to stop a Chicago company from publishing a diary of the activist leader's last year.
Malcolm Shabazz, Grandson Of Malcolm X, Killed In MexicoMalcolm Shabazz, the grandson of civil rights activist Malcolm X, was shot and killed this week in Mexico.
Historic Lenox Lounge In Harlem To Close On New Year's EveThe Lenox Lounge, a historic Harlem jazz club that has hosted greats including Billie Holiday, Miles Davis and John Coltrane, will be closing its doors on New Year’s Eve.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.