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Shows featuring Malcolm X

  • "By Any Means Necessary": Remembering Malcolm X on His 90th Birthday Seg3-malcolm-x-50-anniversary-assisnation
    Ninety years ago today, on May 19, 1925, Malcolm X was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He would go on to become one of the most influential political figures of the 20th century. We hear Malcolm X in his words speaking in 1964 — half a year before his assassination — delivering his famed speech, "By Any Means...
    May 19, 2015 | Story
  • Malcolm X: "By Any Means Necessary" Malcolm-x-4
    We end today’s show with the words of Malcolm X. Sunday marked the forty-fifth anniversary of his death. He was assassinated February 21, 1965, as he spoke before a packed audience in Harlem’s Audubon Ballroom. He was just thirty-nine years old. This May 19th would have been his eighty-fifth birthday. This is an excerpt of a...
    February 22, 2010 | Story
  • Malcolm X, May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965 Malcomxweb
    We end today’s program with a tribute to Malcolm X. He was born eighty-three years ago today on May 19th, 1925. He was assassinated on February 21, 1965, as he spoke before a packed audience in Harlem’s Audubon Ballroom. He was just thirty-nine years old. This is an excerpt of a speech Malcolm X gave at the Audubon Ballroom about half a year earlier. It’s called "By Any Means...
    May 19, 2008 | Story