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Malcolm X
Muhammad's lesson for Black History Month
Muhammad's lesson for Black History Month

Black History month is an important time to commemorate the accomplishments of blacks around the world; it is also a time to remember and address the unresolved issues in our society dealing with race. Last year highlighted several issues which, despite the successes of the Civil Rights movement, still plague our society. They include the disproportionate police violence against minorities and the lack of accountability the prevails and the disproportionately large percentage of minorities in the nation's prisons. Much has been done legally to eradicate racism but not enough has been done to change hearts and minds. My faith, Islam, teaches that despite our racial differences,...