Malcolm X's 1963 Interview at University of California, Berkeley

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Nation of Islam leader Malcolm X’s interview with sociology graduate student Herman Blake and Professor John Leggett.

In this interview, Malcolm X argues against racial integration and discusses the right for African Americans to use violence to defend themselves against violent attacks by whites. He also discusses the nature of Islam. This program was courtesy of the Media Resources Center Collection at the University of California, Berkeley.

This interview was recorded October 11, 1963.

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