Author-activist Ilyasah Shabazz, one of the six daughters of the late Malcolm X, is gearing up for a 2011 national speaking circuit in partnership with The NorthStar Group.
“My passion is to serve and uplift our community, especially our youth who must wake-up and manifest their brilliance in the world,” explains Ms. Shabazz. “I am excited about working with the NorthStar Group and the Malcolm X Foundation to help create a brighter future and advance our community domestically and world-wide.”
Shabazz’s lectures cater in large part to students and at-risk youth, but her message also encompasses business organizations and special events. Some of her topics include:
The Lecture Series will include several members of The Northstar Group, such as Bonsu Thompson, Editor in Chief of the Source Magazine; and Beverly Bond, Founder of Black Girls Rock!