There are numerous news agencies reporting that Malcolm el Shabazz has been assassinated.
In February, he issued this statement:
Terrie M. Williams posted this message three hours ago:
Malcolm el Shabazz’s last Twitter message was twenty-two hours ago:
I respectfully await the family’s statement, which I will publish.
I extend my deepest condolences to them at this most painful time.
El Hajj Malcolm El Shabazz
OFFICIAL SHABAZZ FAMILY STATEMENT
We are deeply saddened by the passing of our beloved El Hajj Malcolm El Shabazz. To all who knew him, he offered kindness, encouragement and hope for a better tomorrow. Although his bright light and boundless potential are gone from this life, we are grateful that he now rests in peace in the arms of his grandparents and the safety of God. We will miss him.
With grateful hearts, we send sincerest appreciation to our supporters around the world for your tremendous outpouring of love and respect during our time of grief.
The Shabazz Family
Photo Credit: Xiomara Michel
Source: Terrie M. Williams