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Malcolm X biography

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The Civil Rights Movement was a history changing movement for America. There were many well-known activists that led this movement to change America's treatment of African Americans. Malcolm X was one of those leaders. Watch this video and then complete the lesson to learn more about how Malcolm X led America through a revolution.

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To learn more about Malcolm X and his life, read this quick facts for kids. This webpage from Ducksters also gives us more information on Malcolm X and how he approached the Civil Rights Movement.
Malcolm X was a major influence in the Civil Rights Movement. He was also a controversial figure because of his militant approach. In the end, Malcolm X mobilized many to fight for their rights.

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