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55 Years Later Malcolm X Speaks on the Mainstream Media's Role

The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.

Malcolm X Audio

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Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or who says it.

Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.

In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure.

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.

We do not condemn the preachers as an individual but we condemn what they teach. We urge that the preachers teach the truth, to teach our people the one important guiding rule of conduct -- unity of purpose.

Without education, you're not going anywhere in this world.

You don't have to be a man to fight for freedom. All you have to do is to be an intelligent human being.

If you're not ready to die for it, put the word freedom out of your vocabulary.

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