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(book "The Autobiography of Malcolm X")
(Documentary) (book "The Autobiography of Malcolm X")
Voice from 1960s speech on a track of "Supreme Clientel" by Ghostface (2001).
8 Biographical Movies |
13 Print Biographies |
10 Portrayals |
2 Interviews |
3 Articles |
El-Hajj Malik Shabazz 'Malcolm X'
6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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[Speech in New York City on December 12, 1964] I believe in the brotherhood of man, all men, but I don't believe in brotherhood with anybody who doesn't want brotherhood with me. I believe in treating people right, but I'm not going to waste my time trying to treat somebody right who doesn't know how to return the treatment.
His adopted surname, "X", was in reference to his ancestor's original African surname, which he felt his ancestors had been robbed of by being forced into slavery, and, therefore, by extension, he had been robbed of it as well.