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Louis Farrakhan Visits Benedict College

Louis Farrakhan Visits Benedict College
Posted By: Marcus Jamel Adams on September 17, 2005

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan spoke Tuesday September 13, 2005 at Benedict College in Columbia South Carolina. He touched on subjects like the war in Iraq and **** Katrina, while seeking support for a march in Washington in October.
Joshua Stroman, a sophomore at Benedict, is the youth organizer of the Millions More Movement (March on Wahington) for SC.


Farrakhan said nearly 2 million black men were registered to vote because of the march. Black men returned to their communities and reconnected with their families. Spinoff community groups and mentoring programs were founded, Farrakhan said, and tens of thousands of orphans found homes with black families.

*******(All information submitted in this news report was taken from the State Newspaper) the photo was taken BY C. ALUKA BERRY/THE STATE
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