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Autobiografia di Malcolm X

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From hustling, drug addiction and armed violence in America's black ghettos Malcolm X turned, in a dramatic prison conversion, to the puritanical fervour of the Black Muslims. As their spokesman he became identified in the white press as a terrifying teacher of race hatred; but to his direct audience, the oppressed American blacks, he brought hope and self-respect. This au ...more
Paperback, 515 pages
Published 1967 by Einaudi (first published 1965)
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Jenny's Book Life I would say high school is an appropriate time for kids to read this book AND I would recommend that it be taught carefully, showing them how to look…moreI would say high school is an appropriate time for kids to read this book AND I would recommend that it be taught carefully, showing them how to look things up for themselves, how to put people and events in context, how to look under the surface for root causes, etc. I would not hand this book to a young person without support.(less)
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“I’ve had enough of someone else’s propaganda. I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.” - Malcolm X

In High School my history syllabus covered just a few pages on African-American civil rights heroes. The majority of those pages were on Rosa Parks and Dr. Martin Luther King, Malcolm X was barely mentioned. After reading this book I was
Mar 27, 2008 Isaac rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book counts for a lot. Cornel West says that one of the deepest fears for black America is that Malcolm X was fundamentally right, that the political system here is incapable of being changed through traditional means in order to serve the black community what they are due. "What are they due?" asks the conservative... A share in the incredible wealth of the country that they have labored to build for hundreds of years, often against their own will, answers the REALIST... self-actualization ...more
Wes Morgan
Dec 16, 2007 Wes Morgan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is the life story of Malcolm Little, later Malcolm X, later El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz. As are most white people in this country, I was led to believe that Malcolm X was just an angry, militant racist who wanted to kill white people in the same way that angry, militant racists in the South want to kill black people. Nothing could be further from the truth.

This book, more than any other I've read, opened my eyes to see how the innate racism in our country works and affects the people it is mos
حسام عادل
عاهدتُ الله ألا أنسى أن الإسلام هو الذي أعطاني الأجنحة التى أحلِّق بها اليوم،ولم أنس ذلك أبدًا..لم أنسه لحظة واحدة.
مالكوم إكس

حاولتُ أن أكتب عنه فلم أعرف..
فقط شهدتُ بعيني كيف يرفع الإسلام بهَديْهِ المرء من أسفل سافلين إلى إنسانٍ تتفتح أمام وجهه الآفاق,وتجوب شهرته البلدان,ويضع الله له القبول والحب في الأرض..
كيف يعيش رجل،لم يترك كبيرة ولا صغيرة من الذنب إلا وارتكبها،مناضلًا لأجل الإسلام..ثم يموت شهيدًا وهو يدافع عنه ويدعو الناس إليه في النهاية!
رأيتُ كيف يعز الله بالإسلام..ولكننا نرتضي العزة فيما
❁ بــدريــه ❁

" لم أكن لأكتب مذكراتي إلا لأخبر الناس إني
كنت في أسفل سافلين، وفي قاع المجتمع إلى
أن اهتديت إلى الله والإسلام ، فتغيّر مجرى حياتي"

٭ مذكرات مالكوم إكس، لم يكتبها بنفسه ، بل
أملاها على المؤلف الشهير أليكس هايلي .
حوت على العديد من مآسيه مع التمييز
العنصري و التحولات في حياته .

يقول مالكوم إكس : " اﻹسلام هو الذي أعطاني
اﻷجنحة التي أحلق بها "

شخصية ملهمة و مناضلة .. السيرة التي كانت
مرهقة بالنسبة لي و أخذت وقت طويل مني لإنهائها
إلا أنني إستمتعتُ بقراءتها وتأثرت بها ..

مالكوم المناضل ضد العبودية و العن
Jul 01, 2016 Carol. rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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“I’ve had enough of someone else’s propaganda,” I had written to these friends. “I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, the matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.”

Undoubtedly one of the most filling books I’ve read all year.

It starts simply, with solid, familiar flavors, something like a brandy old-fashioned complete with fruit decorations, and a little bowl of candied pecans.
“If Malcolm X were not a Negro, his autobiography would be little more than a journal of abnormal psychology, the story of a burglar, dope pusher, addict and jailbird—with a family history of insanity—who acquires messianic delusions and sets forth to preach an upside-down religion of ‘brotherly’ hatred.”

-Saturday Evening Post, Sept. 12, 1965
Sensationalist, yes? Reminiscent of certain responses to Twelve Years a Slave winning multiple Academy Awards at this year's Oscars, and this is nearly fi
Apr 19, 2013 طَيْف rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

أكتب مراجعتي فور انتهائي من قراءة الكتاب وإتباعه بمشاهدة الفيلم الوثائقي الذي أعدته الجزيرة عن هذه الشخصية الاستثنائية

أكتبها وتأثير تلك الصفحات ما زال غضا طريا...والمشاعر المتخبطة والمتضاربة تضج بداخلي...فرحا باهتدائه للحق...وألما على نهايته وخروج نعشه من باب الكنيسة...حزنا على خاتمة رجل عظيم تم اختزالها...وحبا لشخصية تركت أثرا وعاشت تحولا لا مثيل له

ذاك هو مالكوم إكس أو مالكوم ليتل، أو الحاج مالك الشباز، أعظم مدافع عن حقوق السود في مجتمع يتسيده الأمريكي الأبيض، الذي كان يمارس غطرسته وعنجهيته وظ
شروق مباركي
من العظيم جداً ليس فقط أن تتبع مسيرة شخص كملكوم إكس من مولده حتى وفاته
من المهم أن ندرك أنه ثمة مفاهيم معينة لابد أن نمررها لأنفسنا بصورة و اضحة و للآخرين
التحول الجذري في حياة ملكوم إكس ما تم إلا بشعلة ذكاء كانت مستقرة في داخله و نمت بعناية الله
وان كانت بطريقة خاطئة لزمن طويل ما كان إلا اثنا عشر عاماً قضاها يلهث خلف إيمانه بشخص
أدركت خطورة الإيمان أكثر عبر هذا الكتاب

الإيمان المطلق يعمي العقل و القلب عن كل الحقائق التي لربما يرسلها الله كل يوم لك ,
في النهاية كل يوم يضيف لنا شيء ما , حسبي على
Hasham Rasool
Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh to all my brothers and sisters of Islam. Hello everyone.

I love this book Alhamdulillah. I think The Autobiography of Malcolm X is one of the important non-fiction books.

Everyone! This book is a must read!

I need to tell people who haven't taught by Islam. Elijah Muhammad was not the Messenger of Allah because Allah said there is no Prophet will come after Prophet Muhammad SAW. Prophet Muhammad SAW was the last Messenger of Allah. Elijah might told
I'm in such awe of this book and the man behind it that I don't think I can really give it a fair review. I came late to Malcolm X - I didn't pick up his autobiography until I was twenty-five, during my third year teaching in the Bronx. He manages to so clearly articulate the injustice and anger that results from racism in America, and at the same time is unflinchingly honest regard his own life and his own failings. Following the progression of his thought and philosophy changed the way I thoug ...more
Huda Aweys
يجب أن نتعلم من الأطفال عدم الخجل من الفشل و أن نقوم و نعيد الكرة . إن معظم الكبار يرزحون تحت الخوف و الحذر و يركنون إلى الأمان و لذلك تجدهم مجفلين و متصلبين و خائفين و لذلك يفشل أكثرهم

لقد غيرت القراءة مجرى حياتي تغييرا جذريا و لم أكن أهدف من ورائها إلى كسب أية شهادات لتحسين مركزي و إنما كنت أريد أن أحيا فكريا

نعم كتبت رسالة من مكة تريدون الآن أن تعرفوا ان كنت قد قلت فيها إنني اقبل البيض كإخوة ؟ و أنا أجيب بأن ما رأيته في أرض الإسلام و شعرت به و كتبته في تلك الرسالة قد وسع دائرة تفكيري و
عمرو  عزازي

مالكوم إكس أو الحاج مالك الشباز -رحمه الله

مالكوم أمريكي أفريقي عاصر فترة من أهم فترات التمييز العنصري ضد السود في الوﻻيات المتحدة إبان فترة الخمسينيات

حياته و سيرته حكاية تروي و تدرس .. مر بمنعطفات عجيبة في حياته


في طفولته .. تم قتل والده على يد مجموعة من العنصريين البيض .. و والدته تم إيداعها مستشفى الأمراض العقلية بقرار ظالم، و تم إيداع مالكوم في دار للرعاية!

في بداية شبابه فعل ما ﻻ يخطر على بال .. خمر و قمار و مخدرات و قوادة و السرقة و السطو المسلح و غيرها ... و طبعا النتيجة كانت دخوله السجن
This is my second time though this book and it is still one of my favorite stories of all. I read several hundred pages of it while taking Greyhound to Virginia last week. The whole way I was sitting with three black ladies, and we all kept on talking about what all of us thought of Malcolm X and his ideas. Early in the trip lady across from me asked what I was reading--I think she knew and just wanted to see my reaction to her asking. I told her and we got into an amazing conversation about rac ...more
Wael Ghonim
Feb 19, 2012 Wael Ghonim rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A must read biography of a man who stood up for the principles he believed in.
Ibrahim Saad
Jun 26, 2016 Ibrahim Saad rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

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إن سيرة مالكوم إكس الذاتية إن هى إلا ترتيلة تمجد روح الإنسان التى يمكنها البقاء والاستمرار فى مواجهة أكثر الظروف افسادًا وتدميرًا. والإنسان فى مقدوره أن يحقق هذا البقاء وهذا الاستمرار لأنه يحلم دائمًا بعالم من البراءة الأولى وبذا يحتفظ بقدر من النقاء الروحى حتى بعد أن يصبح أكثر الساخرين مرارة. والإسلام بالنسبة لمالكوم هو حلم البراءة هذا، فلقد زوده بإطار مثالى حرره من افتراضات وأخلاقيات مجتمعة العرقية، وهى افتراضات وأخلاقيات كان عليه أن يتقبلها على الرغم من أنه ضحيتها وفريستها ..

كان كلام الدكتور
Zainab Tayyaba
Jan 09, 2015 Zainab Tayyaba rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shortly before I turned the first page of this book, I experienced something of an epiphany regarding my reading habits. A friend of mine, who was examining my personal compilation entitled 'my top 10 most stupendously awe-inspiring and favourite books in the history of ever', happened to pass a casual comment regarding the utter lack of non-fiction in the list. The effect was instantaneous. I took a hasty inventory of my mental bookshelf, and came out with a fiction : non-fiction ratio which lo ...more
Jun 14, 2007 Josh rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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There are only a handful of books you can read in a lifetime that have a tangible impact on you. My dad reccomended this to me when I was 15, as I searched for something interesting in between the lawyer, doctor, monster New York Times bestsellers I'd read compulsively. Alex Haley helped Malcolm X shape a personal history that spit in the face of the public school education I had recieved up until that point, and more importantly I learned the value of literature. How books have the potential to ...more
Bushra Omar
Feb 04, 2011 Bushra Omar rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
من المقطعين التاليين قررت أن أبدأ مراجعة هذا الكتاب
" إنني لم أكن لأضيع ساعه واحدة على هذا الكتاب الذي بتنبأ له بانتشار كبير في هذه الأيام التي أحتاج فيها إلى كل دقيقة من وقتي ، لو لم أكن مقتنعاً بأنها الوسيلة الناجعة الوحيده لإبلاغ ماأريد إبلاغه : إنني كنت أسفل سافلين في قاع المجتمع الأمريكـي عندنا اهتديت إلى الله وإلى الإسلام فتغير مجرى حياتي "
" وظنـي أنه لايوجد رجل أسود في أمريكا قاسى ماقاسيته أوتردى إلى درجة الإنحطاط الإجتماعي الذي ترديت إليه أو مني بالجهل الذي منيت به ولكـن لا إنفراج إلا بعد
Aug 10, 2007 L. rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Every American
I understand why rap culture stresses "hustling" so much. It's as if rappers just never finished the book. It's not as awesome an autobiography as Gandhi's but better than most any other bio you'll find. Usually biographies are just dry chronicles of some rich asshole's favorite color and addiction du jour. This really gets you inside his head. I am thoroughly convinced that he should share an equal place in the canon of great Americans with equal respect and prestige as George Washington. Also, ...more
May 07, 2015 Melody rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Anyone.
On Dr. King's Birthday I was knee-deep in the Autobiography of Malcolm X. At a nearby holiday celebration, one speaker stood at the pulpit and noted that "there was Martin and there was Malcolm. Thank God Martin won."

But did he? As I think about the Autobiography, I'm impressed by the book as an incredible testament to one man's intelligence, eloquence, and passion. In its passion, it has lived on; Malcolm's legacy lives on, visible in subtle parts of our culture. We see him in the power of the
For a long time while reading The Autobiography, I thought it was going to be a 4-star read for me. And then the last 50 pages happened.
Amazing. Such an important read.
It has its flaws, of course. For example, I found it a little too wordy in some places, and there are some things that were said that I just couldn't agree with.
But it was still kind of a revelation. As a non-American, white, comparatively privileged woman, there are realities that I am just not familiar with and this book helped
I'm not sure how 2 review this book, I need to catch ma breath & take ma time be4 writing my detailed review, 'm sooo speechless...

All I can say 4 now is that I'm beyond impressed, wat a fascinating man, wat a journey, wat a struggle, Malcolm was a real truthful impressive brilliant man...

"And, in honoring him,we honor the bestin ourselves."
June 5,2013

So I'm an Arab -Egyptian- Muslim girl living in Cairo, wat did I know
I will not attempt to add my two cents to the five decades of commentary that currently exist. But I will say this, when Malcolm says of Elijah Muhammad, "My black brothers and sisters, you have come from your homes to hear-now you are going to hear-America's wisest black man! America's boldest black man! America's most fearless black man." I uttered an audible - No. It was you, Malcolm. It was you.

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give
you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man take it

من أروع المذكرات التى قرأتها في حياتي مذكرات مالكوم اكس او الحاج مالك الشباز .

كيف كان مفكر وقائدا ومدافع عن حقوق السود وفاضحا للممارسات العنصرية لدي البيض وتاريخهم الدموي

وفى نفس الوقت باحث عن الحقيقة لم يتوقف يوما عند رأي ثابت .. غير رأيه وحياته بالكامل عندما دخل السجن وخرج منه مؤمنا بالاسلام ولكن عن طريق الأليجا محمد وبعد اثنا عشر عاما معه وبعد ذهابه للحج عرف الاسلام على الحق , وعرف أن
ترجمة المذكرات كانت ممتازة, و لم أشعر بأنها كانت حرفية أو متكلفة
تقول المترجمة في مقدمتها أنها قضت سنة من العمل لامتواصل في ترجمة الكتاب, و هذا واضح تماما في هذا العمل القيّم
هناك ملاحظة هامشية على الترجمة, و هي استخدام كلمة "مهتف" بدلا من "الهاتف". قد يكون ذلك صحيحا لغويا, لكنه غير دارج

محتوى الكتاب:
أملى مالكوم إكس المذكرات على المؤلف "أليكس هيلي" بشكل شفوي, لهذا فهناك إسهاب غير مبرر في كثير من المواضع, و تكرار, و نوع من الخطابة الإنشائية

يبدأ الكتاب شيقا في افصل الأول و الثاني, حيث يستعرض
Mike (the Paladin)
Hard to rate a book like this...I mean in some cases things tend to transcend "enjoyability". In many places and ways I wouldn't call this book, "enjoyable".

Malcolm X's life was a struggle. he was a criminal, a hater, a dupe, a learner, a racist, someone who renounced racism, a member of the Nation of Islam, a renouncer of the Nation of Islam, and a Sunni Muslim who preached peace. He was a fighter and a murder victim (though of course that happened after this book's composition).

I'd recommend t
While reading this book something struck me hard, which is the uncanny similarities between the struggles of Saudi women here, and black Americans in Malcolm's time. Let's see: Can't go up in the power hierarchies? Check. Harassed and abused regularly? Check. Worse opportunities and benefits? Check. Separate and inferior education? Check. Aren't allowed to enter some public places? Check. (Just to be clear, I'm not downplaying the struggles of one group or the other, I'm only saying that injusti ...more
Barry Pierce
Malcolm X is always going to be a controversial figure. I very briefly learned about his work in my History class last year but I felt that I wanted to know more. So I read this. This is very much a book split in two halves. Before Islam and After Islam.

The story of Malcolm X's childhood and teenage years are really fascinating. We see that he was just a normal teenager but he doesn't many things which cause him to end up in prison. Famously in prison he discovers Islam and quickly converts. Th
Lamia Al-Qahtani
Jul 31, 2014 Lamia Al-Qahtani rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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كانت حياتي سلسلة من التحولات الجذرية – مالكوم اكس
كتبت هذا الموضوع في مدونتي السابقة وفي أحد المنتديات منذ أكثر 3 سنوات تقريبا وأعيد نشره وسأبدأ بتلخيص لحياته ثم أتكلم عن الكتاب ورأيي فيه في نهاية التدوينة بإذن الله .
الميلاد والنشأة

ولد مالكوم اكس في الولايات المتحدة في وقت كان يعاني فيه السود من عنصرية مقيتة وكان اسمه مالكوم ليتل ولكن رفضه وغيره إلى مالكوم X لأن الرجل الأبيض هو من أعطاه هذا الاسم ، أمه لم تكن زنجية وكان هو السابع من بين أخوته أما والده فكان قسيسا من أتباع ماركوس كافي الذي نادى
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Malcolm X (born Malcolm Little), also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, was an American Black Muslim minister and a spokesman for the Nation of Islam.

After leaving the Nation of Islam in 1964, he made the pilgrimage, the Hajj, to Mecca and became a Sunni Muslim. He also founded the Muslim Mosque, Inc. and the Organization of Afro-American Unity. Less than a year later, he was assassinated in Wash
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