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Portfolio - USA. Black Muslims.1961
Eve Arnold
Founded by Wallace D. Fard Muhammad, the Muslim Cult of Islam started in July 1930. fard claimed he was sent to wake "the black nation to the full range of the black man's possibilities in a world temporarily dominated by blue eyed-devils". After Fard disappeared, his assistant Elijah Muhammad changed the name to the Nation of Islam and moved the sect from Michigan to Chicago. Continuing in the same hard-line dialogue, he taught that blacks were 'the original people' and whites were 'devils'.

In 1961, Eve Arnold followed the Nation of Islam to their meetings and rallies, and profiling Malcolm...

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USA. Chicago. February 25th, 1962. George Lincoln Rockwell flanked...
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USA. Washington D.C. Malcom X. 1961.
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USA. Chicago. February 25th 1962. George Lincoln Rockwell, flanked...
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USA. Chicago. February 25th 1962. Black Muslim meeting held at...
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USA. New York. Black Muslim Meeting. 1961.
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USA. 1961. Malcolm X.
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USA. Chicago. 25th February 1962. Elijah Muhammad's speech at...
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USA. Black Muslim meeting. 1961.
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USA. Washington D.C. Malcom X. 1961.
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USA. Chicago. 25th February 1962. Black Muslims meeting held...
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USA. Washington D.C. Black Muslim gathering. 1961.
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USA. Black Muslim Army. Fruit of Islam. 1961.
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USA. Washington D.C. Black Muslims. MALCOM X making a speech...
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USA. Washington, D.C. Black Muslim children at a Muslim meeting...
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USA. New York City. Black Muslim children on their way to the...
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USA. Chicago. Black Muslim graduation. 1962.
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USA. Chicago. Black Muslim high school class in Arabic. 1962....
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USA. Chicago, Illinois. 1962. Daughter and wife of Elijah MOHAMMED...
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USA. Chicago. Wife and daughter of Elijah MOHAMMED, the messenger...
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USA. Chicago. Malcolm X's visit to various entreprises owned...
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USA. Black Muslim Meeting. 1961.
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USA. Elijah Muhammed and Malcolm X. 1961.
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USA. Washington, D.C. Nation of Islam Meeting. 1961.
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USA. Washington D.C. Uline Arena. Black Musilm meeting. 1961....
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USA. Washington D.C. Uline Arena. Black Musilm meeting. 1961....
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USA. Chicago. February 25th, 1962. George Lincoln Rockwell flanked...
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USA. Washington. Malcolm X giving a speech at a black muslim...
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USA. Chicago. February 25th 1962. George Lincoln Rockwell, leader...
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USA. Washington, D.C. Malcolm X at a black muslim rally in Washington...
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USA. Chicago. 25th February 1962. Black Muslims meeting held...
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USA. Washington, D.C. MALCOLM X with some of the elders of the...
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USA. Washington, D.C. MALCOLM X at a Black Muslim meeting....
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USA. District of Columbia. Town of Washington D.C. 1961.
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USA. New York. Black Muslim children on their way to the Metropolitan...
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USA. New York. Black Muslim children at the Metropolitan Museum...
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USA. Chicago. Black Muslim high school class in Arabic. 1962....
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USA. Illinois. Chicago. Malcolm X during his visit to enterprises...
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USA. Washington, D.C. Black Muslim meeting. 1961.
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USA. New York City. Black Muslim meeting.1961.
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USA. Washington D.C. Malcolm X giving a speech at a black Muslim...
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