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1Chris Valerio Writing 1100 Hersh Article assignment 9/18/07 Malcolm X was an extraordinary, self motivated individual that became a militant leader for the black revolution. Born in Omaha Nebraska Malcolm had a very tough childhood and when his father died he turned to a life of crime on the streets. Malcolm was arrested for burglary and put in prison. In prison Malcolm gained the motivation to learn how to read and write with precision through the desire to communicate with Elijah Muhammad while being respected. With only an eight grade education Malcolm relied on the dictionary in order to expand his vocabulary. Malcolm meticulously copied down and studied every single page of the dictionary in order to improve his language skills. Only once Malcolm gained the language ability to communicate intelligently with Elijah Muhammad could he gain the power for his ideas and beliefs to be respected. Malcolm X furthered his power and leadership status for the black revolution easily now
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2008 for the course WRTG 1150 taught by Professor Jones,bris during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.

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