Tag Archives: Louis Farrakhan

  • Muhammad Ali’s 2nd Wife Recites Poem She Wrote for The Champ (Listen)

    Apr 14, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *PBS’ Independent Lens special ‘Trials of Muhammad Ali,’ premieres tonight at 10 p.m. with a closer look at the boxer’s arrest and conviction for refusing military induction during the Vietnam War. For those who can’t fathom yet another Ali documentary revealing anything new or different, you’d be mistaken. “Trials” zeroes in on the time before […]

  • Khalilah Camacho-Ali Protective of Her Ex in PBS’ ‘Trials of Muhammad Ali’

    Mar 12, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *PBS has set Monday, April 14 for the premiere of its new Independent Lens film, “The Trials of Muhammad Ali,” which examines the boxing legend’s life outside of the ring – including joining the Nation of Islam, changing his name from Cassius Clay to Muhammad Ali, his refusal to serve in the Vietnam War and […]

  • Louis Farrakhan Calls for Blacks To Set Up Their Own Courts

    Feb 25, 14 by Qwest7 7 Comments

    *Minister Louis Farrakhan has seen enough of the U.S. legal system in light of the acquittals of George Zimmerman and Michael Dunn. So much so that he’s calling for black Americans to create and establish their own court system based on the Bible and Quran. In Farrakhan’s eyes, the current legal system is one that […]

  • Louis Farrakhan Agrees With Kanye West’s Opinion About Jewish People

    Dec 19, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood 3 Comments

    *When hip-hop’s polarizing Jekyll-and-Hyde-sideshow-act Kanye West opens his acid-filled mouth, the music world normally braces for a scorching, unfiltered tirade. The Grammy-award winning lyricist-turned-certifiable schizophrenic keeps his finger on the ever-throbbing pulse of controversy , and worse, he doesn’t seem to give a rat’s ass about the consequences of his off-the-wall antics (just ask Taylor […]

  • Farrakhan’s Son Mustapha in Trouble with Police Department

    Apr 25, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments

    *Mustapha Farrakhan, the son of controversial Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, is in a bit of hot water with the Illinois Police Standards and Training Board. He’s been allegedly enjoying the privileges of a cop, though he’s not been working as one for years. The Chicago Sun Times reports that he drives an unmarked […]

  • Louis Farrakhan Responds to Lifetime’s ‘Betty and Coretta’ Film

    Feb 12, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Minister Louis Farrakhan responded to Lifetime’s recent historical film, “Betty and Coretta.” The film depicted him in a way that he believes is false. RELATED: Farrakhan Spooked by ‘Betty and Coretta?’ He Meets with Mary J. Blige (Photos) His comments shouldn’t surprise most, given his edgy, controversial history. “It is because the murder of Malcolm X […]