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Ilyasah Shabazz, Joins Raqiyah Mays on Real Black News

By |2018-10-12T13:56:45-04:00|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 threat to the Nation of Islam, he posed a threat to the powers that be. That small 10% of people who [...]

Ilyasah Al-Shabazz in San Diego, tours Malcolm X Library

By |2017-09-28T17:46:47-04:00|Categories: Malcolm X|

Ilyasah Al-Shabazz, daughter of Malcolm X, visited the Malcolm X Library and Performing Arts Center in San Diego for the first time on Sept. 14. Shabazz came to the city for a speaking engagement at the Aztec Student Union Center at San Diego State University. The Rev. Shane Harris, local chapter president of the National Action [...]

Malcolm X novel selected for 2017 Great Michigan Read

By |2017-05-03T16:27:20-04:00|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 writing that he began copying every page of a dictionary by hand. “Let me tell you something: From then until I [...]

Ilyasah speaks on nationwide unrest

By |2016-07-30T12:04:31-04:00|Categories: Interview, Malcolm X|

ATLANTA -- In the wake of the civil unrest over the recent police shootings, the daughter of civil rights activist Malcolm X spoke out on Thursday saying her father would urge leaders of Black Lives Matter to have a more defined strategy and a specific goal. Ilyasah Shabazz is in Atlanta promoting her new book about [...]

Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali: a bruised friendship

By |2016-06-15T02:17:49-04:00|Categories: Interview, Malcolm X, Muhammad Ali|

Listen to this dynamic BBC World Service interview: Ilyasah speaks of the enduring bond between Malcolm & Muhammad Ali through the tempestuous transition of their relationship. And how he remained a revered friend and celebrated member of the Shabazz family throughout his life.