see how little we get taught about history - I never had any idea why Malcolm X used the ‘X’.
How come I didn’t know this
Also that crusty old white man called the named ‘gifted’. Jesus.
Story time: my great grandfather was a slave. His last name was Red Man, from being half Cherokee. Even his slave master called him Red Man. Later on when the Redding Railroad came along the white man assumed he was trying to say Redding so thus we became The Reddings instead of The Redmans.