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Malcolm X


Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Once Again, Legacy of Malcolm X Will Outlive Tragedy

by Earl Ofari Hutchinson May 19 marked what would have been the 88th birthday of Malcolm X, an anniversary that passed mostly unnoticed with little in the way of civic celebrations, pageants or parades. Yet the date is still worth remembering. Malcolm’s name is still revered by legions both nationally and internationally, and for good