Malcolm Shabazz http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/51568/all en Malcolm X's grandson dies in Mexico http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130510/malcolm-xs-grandson-dies-mexico <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Mexico City, May 10 (EFE).- The grandson of U.S. political activist Malcolm X died at a Mexico City hospital of injuries received during an altercation, authorities said Friday.</p> <p>An investigation is under way into the homicide of 29-year-old Malcolm Shabazz, the capital district attorney's office said.</p> <p>The U.S. Embassy had earlier issued a statement about the death of an American citizen in Mexico City, but withheld the deceased's name at the request of the family.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130510/malcolm-xs-grandson-dies-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> African American Muslims Malcolm Shabazz Religion in the United States United States Agencia EFE Fri, 10 May 2013 22:16:51 +0000 Agencia EFE 5835324 at http://www.globalpost.com Grandson of Malcolm X slain in Mexico http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130512/grandson-malcolm-x-slain-mexico <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The troubled grandson of iconic American civil rights leader Malcolm X has been killed in Mexico after a fight in a bar, local prosecutors confirmed on Friday.</p> <p>Malcolm Shabazz, 29, died in hospital after suffering multiple injuries following a fight in a Mexico City bar on Thursday, prosecutors said.</p> <p>Shabazz was described as a paranoid schizophrenic during his 1997 trial for starting the fatal fire which ultimately claimed the life of his grandmother Betty Shabazz, the widow of Malcolm X, who was assassinated in 1965.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130512/grandson-malcolm-x-slain-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> African American Muslims Film Malcolm Shabazz Malcolm Shabazz United States AFP Sun, 12 May 2013 19:05:49 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5836367 at http://www.globalpost.com Arrests in Mexico slaying of Malcolm X grandson http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130513/arrests-mexico-slaying-malcolm-x-grandson <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Two men were arrested in Mexico City on charges of robbing and killing the troubled grandson of iconic American civil rights leader Malcolm X, Mexican media reported late Sunday.</p> <p>Pending further legal action, city prosecutors sent the men, ages 24 and 26, to the city jail for their alleged role in the crime, the daily Reforma said on its website.</p> <p>Malcolm Shabazz, 29, died in hospital after suffering multiple wounds following a fight in a Mexico City bar on Thursday, prosecutors said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130513/arrests-mexico-slaying-malcolm-x-grandson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> African American Muslims Business Labor Law Malcolm Shabazz Malcolm Shabazz Technology United States AFP Mon, 13 May 2013 09:30:13 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5836511 at http://www.globalpost.com Two arrests in slaying of Malcolm X grandson in Mexico http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130513/two-arrests-slaying-malcolm-x-grandson-mexico-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Mexican police have arrested two waiters who allegedly beat the grandson of late US civil rights activist Malcolm X to death in a bar after he disputed a $1,200 tab, prosecutors said Monday.</p> <p>Mexico City's top prosecutor, Rodolfo Fernando Rios Garza, said authorities were looking for two more suspects in the death of Malcolm Shabazz, 29, who was found lying on the street in front of The Palace Club on Thursday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130513/two-arrests-slaying-malcolm-x-grandson-mexico-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> African American Muslims Betty Shabazz Malcolm Shabazz United States AFP Tue, 14 May 2013 01:15:40 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5837230 at http://www.globalpost.com Mexican police arrest 2 suspects in killing of Malcolm X's grandson http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130514/mexican-police-arrest-2-suspects-killing-malcolm-xs-grandson <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Mexico City, May 14 (EFE).- Two suspects have been arrested in Mexico City in connection with the killing last week of Malcolm Shabazz, the grandson of U.S. political activist Malcolm X, District Attorney Rodolfo Fernando Rios said.</p> <p>David Hernandez Cruz and Manuel Alejandro Perez, who worked as waiters at The Palace Club on the Plaza Garibaldi, were arrested for the beating death of Shabazz, Rios said.</p> <p>The two suspects, both 24, and two other men allegedly beat Shabazz early Thursday after he refused to pay a $1,200 bar tab, the DA said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" 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activist Malcolm X, to stand trial, the District Attorney's Office said.</p> <p>David Hernandez Cruz and Manuel Alejandro Perez, both 24, will be tried on homicide and robbery charges under a ruling issued Saturday by Judge Hector Palomares, the DA's office said.</p> <p>Attorneys for the two suspects, who worked as waiters at The Palace Club on the Plaza Garibaldi, will have three days to appeal the ruling.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130519/mexican-judge-orders-trial-suspects-killing-malcolm-xs-grandson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> African American Muslims Betty Shabazz Malcolm Shabazz United States Agencia EFE Sun, 19 May 2013 19:45:22 +0000 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