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Annual Black History Makers Forum: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Malcom X

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February 2015
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Annual Black History Makers Forum: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Malcom X

February 16 - 17
Jackson State University College of Liberal Arts,
1400 John Roy Lynch Street Jackson, 39217 United States
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On February 19, 1965, Malcom X was brutally gunned down in New York City at the Audubon Ballroom in upper Manhattan.  He had been a member of the Nation of Islam (NOI) recruiting thousands of new members and building chapters throughout the country.  After leaving the NOI, he founded the Muslim Mosque Incorporated and the Organization of Afro-American Unity.  Leading up to his death, Brother Malcolm had a transformative experience on his pilgrimage to Mecca and travels throughout Africa in…

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