Malcolm X novel selected for 2017 Great Michigan Read

By |April 12th, 2017|Categories: Malcolm X, X: A Novel|

“X: A Novel,” co-authored by Malcolm X’s daughter, Ilyasah Shabazz, was selected as this year’s Great Michigan Read. While in prison as a young man, Malcolm Little became so focused on reading and [...]

Ilyasah Shabazz at Drew: ‘This Generation of Leaders Gets It’

By |February 16th, 2017|Categories: Events|

Daughter of Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz urges students to realize their power. February 2017 – “Own your power!” That was the core advice that Ilyasah Shabazz gave to students at Drew University during an [...]

Children of Civil Rights Leaders Are Keeping Their Eyes on the Prize

By |September 1st, 2016|Categories: Events|

By Jennie Rothenberg Gritz , Katie Nodjimbadem , Matthew Shaer , Thomas Stackpole - Smithsonian Magazine September 1, 2016 9:02AMThe next generation is following in the footsteps of its forebearsAs a part of the September [...]