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Malcolm X is assassinated in Harlem
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Like the murder of Patrice Lumumba in the Congo, the murder of Malcolm X deprives the world of a potentially great leader. I could not agree with either of these men, but I could see in them a capactiy for leadership which I could respect and which was only beginning to mature in judgment and statesmanship.

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