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Inside the Nation of Islam : a historical and personal testimony by a Black Muslim

Author: Vibert L White, Jr.
Publisher: Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This detailed study of the internal workings of the Nation of Islam under the leadership of Louis Farrakhan examines the evolution of the organization since 1977 and its strange ideological menu of Black Nationalism, political-economic development, anti-Semitism, and conservative Republican ideals. Vibert White maintains that Farrakhan's Nation has become a cult that utilizes black nationalistic and religious dogma  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Louis Farrakhan; Louis Farrakhan; Louis Farrakhan
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vibert L White, Jr.
ISBN: 0813020824 9780813020822
OCLC Number: 46678238
Description: xv, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Early American Islam: The Building Blocks for the Nation of Islam --
Allah Meets His Messenger --
Malcolm: Mentor, Rival, Enemy --
Personal Testimony --
Seventy-Ninth and Emerald --
Conflict, Religion, and the Ministry --
Farrakhan Speaks: Conventions, Rallies, and Savior's Day --
Cain and Abel: Division in the Brotherhood --
The Story behind the Million Man March --
Farrakhan's World Tours --
A New Nation: The Millennium --
Epilogue: Where Do We Go from Here?.
Responsibility: Vibert L. White, Jr.

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A study of the internal workings of the Nation of Islam under the leadership of Louis Farrakhan. It examines the evolution of the organization since 1977 and its strange ideological menu of Black  Read more...

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