Nation of Islam


Nation of Islam
religious and cultural organization for blacks that was founded in 1913 (advocates separatism, economic independence, knowledge of black history, and a nonorthodox form of Islam)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Nation Of Islam — Un des drapeaux de la Nation de l’islam. Les lettres signifient Justice (justice), Freedom (liberté), Equality (égalité), Islam (islam) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nation of Islam' — Un des drapeaux de la Nation de l’islam. Les lettres signifient Justice (justice), Freedom (liberté), Equality (égalité), Islam (islam) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nation of Islam — Un des drapeaux de la Nation de l’islam. Les lettres signifient Justice (justice), Freedom (liberté), Equality (égalité), Islam (islam) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nation of Islam — Part of a series on the Nation of Islam …   Wikipedia

  • Nation of Islam — Fahne der Nation of Islam. Die Buchstaben bedeuten Justice, Freedom, Equality, Islam (Gerechtigkeit, Freiheit, Gleichheit, Islam). Die Nation of Islam (eigentlich „The Lost Found Nation of Islam“ oder auch „The Lost Found Nation of Islam in the… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nation of Islam — an organization composed chiefly of American blacks, advocating the teachings of Islam and originally favoring the separation of races: members are known as Black Muslims. * * * or Black Muslims African American religious movement that mingles… …   Universalium

  • Nation of Islam —    The Nation of Islam is an American black Muslim anti integrationist and black supremacist organization with origins in the 1960s civil rights movement. Well known adherents have included Malcolm X and Muhammed Ali. Founding texts from the… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • Nation of Islam — Nation of Is|lam, the a US black rights organization, which was founded in 1930 by Farad Mohammad. For many years its leader was Elijah ↑Muhammad until his death in 1975. Its members have included ↑Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Nation of Islam — Na′tion of Islam′ n. cvb ear an organization composed chiefly of American blacks and advocating the teachings of Elijah Muhammad: members are known as Black Muslims …   From formal English to slang


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