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Malcolm's conversion to NOI theology

The NOI's appeal to black prisoners

Marcus Garvey's influence on Elijah Muhammad

Malcolm's experience joining the NOI

On being a white member of the NOI

Dorothy Fardan

Dorothy FardanDorothy Fardan was a follower of Malcolm X and the Nation of Islam. She joined the NOI under the leadership of Wallace Deen Muhammad in 1975. She offers the unique perspective of a white person within the Nation of Islam. She teaches at Bowie State University in Maryland.

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