It’s an interesting coincidence that actor Michael B. Jordan leaked “Telegraph Ave.” considering Jordan played Oscar Grant in the film Fruitvale Station, which follows Grant as he makes his rounds through Oakland for the last time.
The last chapter of the Alex Haley’s Autobiography of Malcolm X is titled 1965, it deals with the brief, tortured year and final year of Malcolm’s life and his conversion to orthodox Islam.
The American white man has so thoroughly brainwashed the black man to see himself as only a domestic “civil rights” problem that it will probably take longer than I live before the Negro sees that the struggle of the American black man is international.
And I had known, too, that Negroes would not rush to follow me into the orthodox Islam which had given me the insight and perspective to see that the black men and white men truly could be brothers.
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The gap between Trinidad James the meme (popped a molly I’m sweatin'!) and Trinidad James the person is widening. His public appearances can help bridge that gap, though this speech might have been a misstep.