NATIONAL BANNED BOOKS WEEK—SEPTEMBER 22 - 28, 2013
The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X with Alex Haley
In 1993 the text was challenged in the Duval County Public School district in Jacksonville, Florida, because the slain Black Muslim leader advocated anti-white racism and violence.
But ask yourself, what ideas are contained in Brother Malcolm’s text that protesters really did not want the students exposed to? Hmmm…