The Day Malcolm X revolted from the Nation of Islam
Malcolm X and his family were facing a pending eviction from their home in Queen’s New York after the Nation of Islam sued to retake possession. Malcolm, who was now isolated from Elijah Muhammed and the Nation of Islam spoke Freely when approached by reporters outside of the courthouse. It was at this moment that he actually spoke truth to power and discussed the true reason he was leaving the Nation of Islam. It is a powerful moment of Freedom that ultimately led to the loss of his live.