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(1964) "More violence on the racial scene in 1964 than Americans have ever witnessed" was predicted in New York by Malcolm X, a militant nationalist who broke with the Black Muslim movement headed by Elijah Muhammad to form his own organization, Muslim Mosque, Inc. Though personally continuing to espouse the teachings of Muhammad, he said, the new group would be politically oriented and would seek support among the nation's non-Muslim black community and any others willing to follow the black nationalist banner. "White people will be shocked when they discover that the passive little Negro they had known turns out to be a roaring lion." Religion News Service file photo

Sally Morrow

Sally Morrow

Sally Morrow joined Religion News Service in March 2012 as Photo/Multimedia Editor. She is a photographer and editor based in Kansas City, Mo. Morrow has worked as a multimedia editor and photographer at Newsday, The Des Moines Register, and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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