After his return from Mecca

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After his return from Mecca, Malcolm organized a new group, the Organization of Afro-American  Unity. This group was to be a more secular form of Muslim Mosque, Inc. It was to be a black  nationalist organization; Malcolm believed that black solidarity was a necessary prerequisite to black- white cooperation. And, as the conscious echo of the Organization of African Unity in the name  implies, it was to emphasize internationalism and Pan-Africanism. Malcolm returned to Africa in the late summer of 1964. Little detail of the trip is given; he does not  even mention the resolution condemning American racism which he presented to the Organization of  African Unity in Cairo, or his visits to sixteen African nations. Rather, he concentrates on two  encounters with white Americans in Africa: an ambassador with whom Malcolm arrived at some  understanding, and a man who was apparently a government agent assigned to follow him. During the last days of his life, in which this chapter was narrated, Malcolm was constantly aware of 
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This note was uploaded on 11/28/2011 for the course ENG 1320 taught by Professor Bost during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.

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