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What Growing Up X Taught Ilyasah Shabazz About Feminism

By |June 15th, 2019|Categories: Ilyasah Shabazz|Tags: , |

By: Lisa Niver SOURCE: Ms Magazine Ilyasah Shabazz wasn’t yet three years old when her father, Malcolm X, was gunned down in 1965 in front of his wife, young daughters and supporters. Yet the story [...]

Ilyasah Shabazz, Joins Raqiyah Mays on Real Black News

By |October 12th, 2018|Categories: Betty Shabazz, Interview, Malcolm X|

Malcolm X's daughter, Ilyasah Shabazz, discusses her father's death, Betty Shabazz, media misconceptions, and her role in Ava DuVernay's Central Park Five on Real Black News with Raqiyah Mays "My father didn’t only pose a [...]

Ilyasah Shabazz promotes BETTY BEFORE X with Westchester Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta

By |July 5th, 2018|Categories: Betty Shabazz|

Ilyasah Shabazz, the third daughter of Malcolm X and Dr Betty Shabazz promoted her recently released young adult novel focusing on her mother's childhood "Betty Before X" (Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 2018) at a [...]

Author explores early life of her famous mom, Betty Shabazz

By |February 21st, 2018|Categories: Betty Shabazz|

Imagine trying to write about your mother when she was a kid. Where would you start? What details would you include? To write “Betty Before X,” Ilyasah Shabazz had to think hard about those questions. [...]