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Louis Farrakhan Speaks

A decade ago, Nation of Islam minister Louis Farrakhan led the Million Man March on Washington, D.C., and seemed poised to become a mainstream African-American...

A FOOL AND HIS MONEY

What a pity that the Clinton administration won't let Louis Farrakhan accept either a $1 billion gift or the $250,000 that went along with the human-rights award...

TO THE BEAT OF HIS DRUM

FOR MINISTER LOUIS FARRAKHAN the days leading up to the Million Man March on Washington were strewn with good omens, festooned with portents of...

Louis Farrakhan: Pride and Prejudice

Louis Farrakhan is a problem. He is a problem for the Rev. Benjamin Chavis of the N.A.A.C.P. and Abraham Foxman of the Jewish Anti-Defamation League of B'nai...

MARCHING TO FARRAKHAN'S TUNE

IT MUST HAVE BEEN A MEMORABLE DAY, the one that Louis Farrakhan recalled recently in his newspaper, The Final Call. A bitter day of looking on from the...

AN ELEGY FOR INTEGRATION

WHEN THE OLD SOUTHERN RACISTS FILIBUSTERED A civil rights bill, they would serve up fatback inanities to an almost empty Senate chamber--homily grits to obstruct...

A MILLION MEN, MINUS ONE

EVEN IF THE NEED FOR JOURNALISTIC DETACHMENT did not preclude my participation, I would not join the Million Man March this week in Washington. That's not...

How Do We Fight Xenophobia?

The fundamental issue regarding the unadulterated bigotry of Khallid Abdul Muhammad, the anti-Semitic claims of Minister Louis Farrakhan and the vicious...

Enforcing Correctness

IN A SPEECH TO A FEW DOZEN STUDENTS at Kean College in Union, New Jersey, Khalid Abdul Muhammad, a senior official with the Nation of Islam, got thousands of...

Louis Farrakhan: They Suck the Life From You

Time correspondent Sylvester Monroe talked with Farrakhan for 2 1/2 hours last week at his mansion in Chicago. Excerpts: Q. TIME: What is the message that the...

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