Malcolm X http://kios.org en The 2012 Malcolm X Celebration starts Thursday http://kios.org/post/2012-malcolm-x-celebration-starts-thursday <p>The Malcolm X Birthday Celebration features three days of events this week.</p><p>Walter Brooks is the Administrative Director for the Malcolm X Memorial Foundation.&nbsp; He says the festivities kick off Thursday night with a program called &ldquo;Verbal Gumbo.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p><p>The evening features spoken word artists and live music at the House of Loom.&nbsp;&nbsp;Brooks says that&rsquo;s followed by a presentation from a dynamic African-American motivational speaker on Friday called &ldquo;Mental Liberation.&rdquo;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 10:06:06 +0000 Cheril Lee 12752 at http://kios.org The 2012 Malcolm X Celebration starts Thursday