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... in Washington, D.C., but other than that I was pretty distant from that. But to live through the assassinations of Malcolm X and J.F.K. and R.F.K. and M.L.K., it was a time that captured your attention more than your individual desires. It just was ... Comment?
... in America today. I'm a field Negro. More interesting, though, in light of recent discussions here at GOS is Malcolm X "breaking it down" about the meaning of "revolution." First, what is a revolution? Sometimes I'm inclined to believe that many of ... Comment?
So that there is no confusion, let me say this up front: Anyone familiar with my love of movies knows that I have long considered Spike Lee's "Malcolm X" to be a legitimate cinematic masterpiece, the best film of the 1990s . "Malcolm X" deserved the Best Picture Oscar over Clint Eastwood's superb "Unforgiven," and Denzel Washington damn sure deserved the Best Actor Oscar over Al Pacino in "Scent of a Woman." Comment?
... Chinua Achebe's novel about colonialism in Africa, Things Fall Apart , in the same breath with The Biography of Malcolm X , and then he shows how they are related to Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness and the philosophy of Immanuel Kant. The author ... Comment?
RALEIGH, N.C. - When President Kennedy was killed in November of 1963, a young minister in the Nation of Islam named Malcolm X commented that JFK's murder was a case of America's "chickens coming home to roost." From his perspective, this nation had long been sowing the seeds of violence, and the president just happened to reap the "reward." Comment?
... We also lived during a time when we landed men on the Moon, but also, we saw our President, his brother, Malcolm X, and MLK Jr. shoot down. We have different frames of reference that most of the new adults that are around us, and many of us are not ... Comment?
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