Malcolm X Quotes on Media


Malcolm X and Media had a very close relationship since from the time he joined Nation of Islam, from time to time his appearance in the media and the attention that he got from media later led the first step towards his assassination. 

Here are the Malcolm X Media Quotes that show how he saw the media at that time.

"If you are not careful, the newspaper will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing oppressing." 

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"The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses." 

"The press is so powerful in its image-making role, it can make the criminal look like he's a the victim and make the victim look like he's the criminal. This is the press, an irresponsible press. It will make the criminal look like he's the victim and make the victim look like he's the criminal.."

The white press itself created civil right leaders.

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