15 Books Malcolm X Read In Prison That Developed And Evolved His Knowledge Of Self

“I knew right there in prison that reading had changed forever the course of my life. As I see it today, the ability to read awoke inside me some long dormant craving to be mentally alive…My homemade education gave me, with every additional book that I read, a little bit more sensitivity to the deafness, dumbness, and blindness that was afflicting the black race in America.” - Malcolm X

Malcolm X Speech: “What’s the matter boss, we sick?” (House Negro vs Field Negro)

Malcolm X explains the difference between a "House Negro" and a "Field Negro". Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. 23 January 1963. Malcolm X (May 19, 1925 - February 21, 1965) was most certainly a hero, and a shining example of black excellence. Malcolm X, also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz, was an American Muslim [...]