E16: Malcolm X Pt. 2

On March 8th, 1964, Malcolm X officially broke away from the Nation of Islam to start his own organization. His rivalry with his former mentor, NOI leader Elijah Muhammad, quickly escalated from a personal dispute to an ideological battle with international consequences. After nearly a year of conflict, NOI enforcers were dispatched to Malcolm's weekly service at the Audubon Ballroom to silence their defector once and for all.