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Louis Farrakhan says African-Americans need their own court system

DETROIT, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan says African-Americans should establish their own legal system because the U.S. judicial system is biased against them.
Louis Farrakhan tells Kanye West not to apologize for 'classic anti-Semetic' remark

Louis Farrakhan tells Kanye West not to apologize for 'classic anti-Semetic' remark

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Louis Farrakhan doesn't want Kanye West to apologize for saying "Black people don’t have the same level of connections as Jewish people."
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Rep. Conyers: Farrakhan's speech 'racist, anti-Semitic'

Rep. Conyers: Farrakhan's speech 'racist, anti-Semitic'

DETROIT, May 24 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., has described remarks made by Louis Farrakhan in a Detroit speech as "unacceptable racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic."

Farrakhan preaches unity in Detroit

DETROIT, May 18 (UPI) -- Louis Farrakhan, speaking at a Detroit City Council meeting, urged unity and a focus on urban renewal through shared work for the city's black residents.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 11, 2013.
By United Press International

Report says Louis Farrakhan's son a police officer who does no work

HARVEY, Ill., April 22 (UPI) -- Mustapha Farrakhan, son of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, is an Illinois police officer who hasn't worked in four years, the Chicago Sun-Times said.
Farrakhan urges Obama to fight

Farrakhan urges Obama to fight

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan spoke of a racist America and urged President Obama to fight for his presidency at a rally in Charlotte, N.C.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, May 11, 2012.
By United Press International
Farrakhan: Racial hatred threatens Obama

Farrakhan: Racial hatred threatens Obama

CHICAGO, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Racial hatred could lead to someone trying to kill U.S. President Obama, fiery Nation of Islam minister Louis Farrakhan warned in a sermon.
Farrakhan praises Gadhafi

Farrakhan praises Gadhafi

CHICAGO, March 31 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan expressed support for Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi at a rare news conference at the organization's Chicago mosque.
Farrakhan hails Gadhafi, predicts revolt

Farrakhan hails Gadhafi, predicts revolt

ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan says Moammar Gadhafi is still his friend and America is ripe for revolution.
Farrakhan repeats call for responsibility

Farrakhan repeats call for responsibility

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan called for black self-reliance in a speech to followers in Tampa, Fla.
Report: Ahmadinejad, Farrakhan in sit-down

Report: Ahmadinejad, Farrakhan in sit-down

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad met with Louis Farrakhan and other leaders of the Nation of Islam while he was in New York, the group's newspaper said.
ADL: Farrakhan hits new low

ADL: Farrakhan hits new low

NEW YORK, June 30 (UPI) -- The head of the U.S. Anti-Defamation League says the anti-Semitism of Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan has hit a new low.

Media, Farrakhan agents eyeball each other

CHICAGO, May 30 (UPI) -- The White House media, trying to cover the president at a Chicago barbecue, had a standoff during the weekend with Louis Farrakhan's followers, reporters say.

Farrakhan attacks Jews, 'white right'

CHICAGO, March 1 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan said the "white right" wants U.S. President Barack Obama to be assassinated.
Farrakhan suspicious of H1N1 vaccine

Farrakhan suspicious of H1N1 vaccine

MEMPHIS, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan told an audience in Memphis he believes the H1N1 flu vaccine was developed to kill people, a witness said.
Farrakhan calls Jackson 'messianic voice.'

Farrakhan calls Jackson 'messianic voice.'

CHICAGO, July 27 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam head Louis Farrakhan says entertainer Michael Jackson was a victim of Zionist leaders, the U.S. government and the media.
Farrakhan says God will help Obama

Farrakhan says God will help Obama

CHICAGO, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan says God will make sure Barack Obama has the vision needed to guide the United States through its troubles.

Farrakhan starts outreach effort

CHICAGO, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- The Rev. Louis Farrakhan says he is planning "a new beginning" for his Nation of Islam movement with the re-dedication of its Chicago mosque headquarters.

Chicago Muslim leader dies at 74

CHICAGO, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- W. Deen Mohammed, a prominent African-American Muslim leader in Chicago, has died at age 74.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 11, 2008.
By United Press International
Obama moving past pastor issue, wife says

Obama moving past pastor issue, wife says

WASHINGTON, May 1 (UPI) -- Sen. Barack Obama's decision to break from his controversial ex-pastor was hard but necessary, the wife of the Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful says.

Superdelegates watch Obama-Wright matter

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 30 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Barack Obama's break with his controversial former pastor comes at a critical juncture in the U.S. presidential campaign, observers said.

Obama rejects Farrakhan's support

CLEVELAND, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama said Tuesday he did not seek the support he recently got from the former leader of the Nation of Islam.
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