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Ilyasah Shabazz Delivers Commencement Speech at North Central University

By |2019-12-05T12:20:06-04:00|Categories: Events, Ilyasah Shabazz|

July 27, 2019 A few weeks ago, Professor Ilyasah Shabazz delivered the 2019 Commencement at North Central University! With her parents’ legacy in mind, Ilyasah emphasized the importance of a lifelong learning experience; that learning is ongoing even after earning a degree. She quoted her father who stated, “Education is our passport to the future, for [...]

What Growing Up X Taught Ilyasah Shabazz About Feminism

By |2019-06-15T12:13:48-04:00|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 of her life Shabazz told in her memoir, Growing Up X, ended with words of resolve and optimism. “Life is not [...]