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ID:

610

Date:

2011-04-01

Headline:

On Eve of Redefining Malcolm X, Biographer Dies

Reporter's name:

Larry Rohter

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

The New York Times

City:

New York, NY

Summary:

Columbia University professor and author Manning Marable used FOIA to obtain about six thousand pages of files from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) as part of his research for "Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention," which included both newly-discovered details and reassessments of existing evidence and popular assumptions.

Notes:

The New York Times noted that "A version of this article appeared in print on April 2, 2011, on page A1 of the New York edition with the headline: On Eve of a Revealing Work, Malcolm X Biographer Dies."

Keywords:

Malcolm X, Malcolm Little, Manning Marable, Columbia University, Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, book, biography, New York Police Department, NYPD, Central Intelligence Agency, CIA, State Department, assassination, civil rights

URL:

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/02/books/malcolm-x-biographer-dies-on-eve-of-publication-of-redefining-work.html


Agencies:

CIA
FBI
STATE

States:

NY

Categories:

civil rights
FBI
journalism
law enforcement


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