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Reel America: 1963 Malcolm X Interview

Courtesy: Media Resources Center Collection at UC Berkeley.

Berkeley, California
Sunday, April 27, 2014

In October 1963, Nation of Islam leader Malcolm X  was interviewed by sociology graduate student Herman Blake and professor John Leggett at the University of California, Berkeley.  Malcolm X argued against racial integration and discussed the right of African Americans to use violence in defending themselves against violent attacks by whites. This video is courtesy of the Media Resources Center Collection at UC Berkeley.

Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014 at 5:44pm (ET)

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