Here stories and poems by present-day writers (like Grace Nichols
, John Agard
, Alex Haley
, Blackman herself, and Benjamin Zephaniah
) appear along with testimony from some of those who were actually enslaved...
8 November 1965: The Autobiography of Malcolm X, leader of...
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8 November 1965
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
, leader of the Black radical movement the Black Panthers, was published after his assassination as told to journalist and civil rights activist Alex Haley