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Born: 1933-05-11
Profession: Activist
Nation: American
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What President Bush did in his doctrine of preemptive strike and in his war in Afghanistan and in Iraq was to turn even his allies in Europe negatively toward America.

Tags: America, President, War

I believe that for the small numbers of Jewish people in the United States, they exercise a tremendous amount of influence on the affairs of government.

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But when I reintroduced the Nation of Islam, and began to host meetings in cities and thousands and thousands of people come out.

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Could it be that my circle is largely black and that it is why I am influential in black circles but not in white circles?

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Everything that I'm attempting to do is based on my understanding of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and what he wanted for his people.

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However, those who have used those words use half the sentence to fit their purpose, which, of course, I believe is to discredit me and the new Nation of Islam that has come up around me.

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I am not the same man I was 35 years ago. And I hope that five years and ten years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.

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Many of the Jews who owned the homes, the apartments in the black community, we considered them bloodsuckers because they took from our community and built their community but didn't offer anything back to our community.

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Because as a youngster I longed to see the Black man free and I longed to see anyone stand up for us.

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I don't own Hollywood.

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I don't think about my legacy, if indeed, I have one.

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I was never named in the early years as having anything to do with the assassination of Malcolm.

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It appears that there is a genocidal plan against Black people.

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So, this war is against the Islam that the West does not control.

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The Bush administration does not desire to see Islam practiced in its pristine purity.

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The die is set and Malcolm will not escape for the foolish talk he spoke against his benefactor, such a man, is worthy of death, and it would have been so, were it not for Muhammad's confidence that God would give him the victory over the enemies.

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There is no one right now in my judgment that can unite the Black electorate in such a way to present our agenda to a nominee to have them forthrightly address our concerns.

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Naturally, when one makes progressive steps, there may be some who see it as a betrayal of their goals and interests.

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There really can be no peace without justice. There can be no justice without truth. And there can be no truth, unless someone rises up to tell you the truth.

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And I hope that five years and 10 years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.

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Black leadership has to recognize that principles more than speech, character more than a claim, is greater in advancing the cause of our liberation than what has transpired thus far.

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We are all gifted, but we have to discover the gift, uncover the gift, nurture and develop the gift and use it for the Glory of God and for the liberation struggle of our people.

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The Jews don't like Farrakhan, so they call me Hitler. Well, that's a good name. Hitler was a very great man.

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If we don't make earnest moves toward real solutions, then each day we move one day closer to revolution and anarchy in this country. This is the sad, and yet potentially joyous, state of America.

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America will always side with those whom she can direct, give orders to and have those orders obeyed.

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Overall, the challenge of leadership is both moral and one of developing the characteristics that make us respected by one another.

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Because wherever I am today, I still owe it to God and I owe it to two men - the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and Malcolm X and of course, two very special women, my mother and my wife.

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I think that ego-driven leaders will be a thing of the past because the masses are tired.

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As a result of that, America desires a moderate Islam; an Islam that America can control; an Islam that America can give direction to and give orders to its leaders.

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Anarchy may await America, due to the daily injustices suffered by the people.

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You must recognize that the way to get the good out of your brother and your sister is not to return evil for evil.

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I think that rather than condemning Islam, Islam needs to be studied by those who are sincere.

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A brother who recognizes that we have shortcomings, we, in the struggle, have faults, and that he wanted to reconcile differences.

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I loved Elijah Muhammad with a love that I can't adequately describe.

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I am hoping that in this year of the family we will go into our families and reconcile differences.

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Not that I regret saying what I believed to be the truth, but I regret anything that I might have written or spoken that could have been used in a way to help to foster that atmosphere out of which came the loss of life of Brother Malcolm.

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Without an advocate for the poor, without a new state of mind in America, the country lies on the brink of anarchy.

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White people are potential humans - they haven't evolved yet.

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Qaddafi is hated because he is the leader of a small country that is rich, but he uses his money to finance liberation struggles.

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They call them terrorists, I call them freedom fighters.

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They should regard me as what I am. I am a spiritual leader and teacher.

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But if I thought on it, I would like to be remembered as a brother who loved his people and did everything that I knew to fight for them, the liberation of our people.

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If ever I want to amuse myself with an idiot, I have not far to look for one. I laugh at myself.

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Man's liberty ends, and it ought to end, when that liberty becomes the curse of its neighbors.

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No man can pass into eternity, for he is already in it.

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Seneca brings vividly before us a picture of the various scholars assembled in a school of the philosophers.

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There is only one real failure in life that is possible, and that is, not to be true to the best one knows.

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But in the life of every man there are influences of a far more real and penetrating character than those which come through the medium of schools or teachers.

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For although Claudius had been accused of gambling and drunkenness, not only were no worse sins laid to his charge, but he had successfully established some claim to being considered a learned man.

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The decision of such judges as Claudius and his Senate is worth very little in the question of a man's innocence or guilt; but the sentence was that Seneca should be banished to the island of Corsica.

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There was living in the palace at this time a brother of the great Germanicus, and consequently an uncle of the late emperor, whose name was Claudius Caesar.

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Whether the prayer of Seneca was granted we do not know; but, as we do not again hear of Marcus, it is probable that he died before his father, and that the line of Seneca, like that of so many great men, became extinct in the second generation.

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