The Life and Death of Malcolm Shabazz, Grandson of Malcolm X

Malcolm ShabazzMay 14, 2013 – Segment 3

We reflect on the life and death of Malcolm Shabazz, grandson of Malcolm X, who was beat to death in an attempted robbery in Mexico City on Thursday. We are joined by:

  • Fred Hampton, Jr., son of assassinated Black Panther Deputy Chairman Fred Hampton, Sr., and the Founder, President, and Chairman of the Prisoners of Conscience Committee;
  • Dr. Randy Short, of the Black Autonomy Network and friend of Malcolm Shabazz;
  • E.R. ShippAssociate Professor and Journalist-in-Residence in the Department of Communication Studies at Morgan State University;
  • and Dave Zirin, sports correspondent for The Nation and author of Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down.


Written by Marc Steiner

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