NY Magazine – “Who taught you to hate the color of your skin? Who taught you to hate the texture of your hair,” Malcolm X asked a predominately black crowd in 1962. Though it was delivered 55 years ago, the famous speech cuts to issues that still live on today.
More from The Black Report®
- March 16, 2017 Civil Rights Groups Oppose State Bills Affecting Ability To Protest AJC - Civil rights groups in Georgia are calling out state senate bills designed to protect citizens and law enforcement officials as thinly-veiled attempts to […]
- April 10, 2017 The Most Disrespected Person In America Is Still The Black Woman The Daily Beast - “The most disrespected person in America is the black woman. The most unprotected person in America is the black woman. The most neglected person […]
- February 3, 2017 12yr Old Founder Of #1000BlackGirlBooks, Is Writing A Book Of Her Own NY Magazine - A year ago, Marley Dias, who was then only 11 years old, decided to start her own book drive to collect books where black girls were the main […]
- June 25, 2016 Barack Obama, the President of Black America? The New York Times - It was a crucial speech, high-stakes even for a man used to giving important speeches: The first black president of the United States had to […]