Malcolm X Quote

A Negro just can't be whipped by somebody white and return with his head up in the neighborhood, especially in those days, when sports and, to a lesser extent show business, were the only fields open to Negroes, and when the ring was the only place a Negro could whip a white man and not be lynched.


The Autobiography of Malcolm X (ed. Ballantine Books, 2015) - ISBN: 9781101967805

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A Negro just can't be whipped by somebody white and return with his head up in the neighborhood, especially in those days, when sports and, to a...

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A Negro just can't be whipped by somebody white and return with his head up in the neighborhood, especially in those days, when sports and, to a...

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A Negro just can't be whipped by somebody white and return with his head up in the neighborhood, especially in those days, when sports and, to a...

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A Negro just can't be whipped by somebody white and return with his head up in the neighborhood, especially in those days, when sports and, to a...