Malcolm X Revisited Tour

by Natasha Reid

Malcolm-X-Revisited-SFBV-fundraiser-0711, Malcolm X Revisited Tour, Culture Currents The SF Bay View is holding a fundraiser!

Come and meet the grandson of Malcolm X, Hajj Malcolm Shabazz, on his speaking tour hosted by the Minister of Information JR. The tour is addressing the new book, “The Re-invention of Malcolm X,” by Manning Marable, which slanders his grandparents.

There are two events being held, one on Saturday, July 16, in Oakland and the other on Tuesday, July 19, in Santa Cruz, both starting at 6:30 p.m. and ending at 9:30 p.m.

The Oakland event will be held at J. Posh Design Studios, 3824 Telegraph Ave. The Santa Cruz event takes place at Barrios Unidos, 1817 Soquel Ave.

Come and join in the lively discussions!

There will be a $10 admission at the door, but no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Your contributions are much appreciated by the Bay View. Help us to survive the current Depression and return once again to printing our independent Black liberation newspaper on a WEEKLY basis!

We look forward to seeing you all there. If you need more information, call us at (415) 671-0789 or email To keep up with Hajj Malcolm, visit, and Minster of Information JR at And keep up with the latest news from the Black community and the Black Diaspora at

Natasha Reid is a writer of Zimbabwean and Scottish descent, on a transatlantic mission to explore and reveal new truths whilst volunteering at the Bay View. She holds an honors law degree, though her real passion lies in journalism and political awareness. You can contact Natasha at