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Voice of the Nation of Islam...
Item # 647946
April 14, 1967
MUHAMMAD SPEAKS, Chicago, Illinois, April 14, 1967
* Nation of Islam religious movement
* Elijah Muhammad - founder
* Fight for civil rights era original
This newspaper was one of the most widely-read ever produced by an African American organization. Nation of Islam leader Elijah Muhammad began the publication on May 1960 as a weekly publication. It was distributed nationwide by the Nation Of Islam and covered current events around the world as well as relevant news in African American communities, especially items concerning the Nation of Islam itself.
The bold banner headline reads: "Justice For U.S.A. Muslims---Or Suffer! ". Other articles inside include: "Why World Muslims Protest Draft of Muhammad Ali" "Why Should Blacks Be Cannon Fodder in Devil's Unholy Viet War?" "What Islam Has Done For Me" & much more.
A box within the masthead has: "Dedicated to Freedom, Justice and Equality for the so-called Negro. The Earth Belongs to Allah."
Complete in 28 pages, tabloid size, some wear at the spine, good condition.
Category: The 20th Century