Chicago: Muhammad's Mosque No. 2, Publisher, 1968. Tabloid. Good. Item #014938
Side folding tabloid newspaper format. 28 pp. Black and white photos throughout. Muhammad Speaks was a newspaper published by the Nation of Islam, founded by Elijah Muhammad and providing coverage of current events and news relating to African-Americans and the African-American community, ranging from international topics to covering the successes of school children in school. Many issues document the Civil Rights struggle, including police brutality and violent examples of white oppression. This issue with piece by Elijah Muhammad; an interview with Ellie Dahmer, wife of civil rights leader Vernon Dahmer, who recalled the night their house was firebombed by the Ku Klux Klan, resulting in the murder of Vernon Dahmer; an article on the mobilization of black students, a piece on Muhammad Ali; news from Africa, news on Vietnam, etc. GOOD condition. Moderate to heavy toning to the paper, with minor chipping and tearing along the extremities.
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