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Justice or Else, American, founded 2015  Search this
Subject of:
The Final Call, American, founded 1979  Search this
Louis Farrakhan, American, born 1933  Search this
Million Man March, American, founded 1995  Search this
Nation of Islam, American, founded 1930  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 7/8 × 10 3/4 in. (30.2 × 27.3 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place collected:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 10, 2015
Description:
A copy of "The Final Call" from October 10, 2015.
The top center of the newspaper reads [The Final Call] in a bold, black, fancy font. There is a color drawing of a trumpet on the proper right side with lines coming out of it. To the left of the words there are symbols for Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Above the title there is a box with text. It reads ['ALL ROADS LEAD TO WASHINGTON'/An invitation to join the Justice Or Else! Gathering. Oct. 10, 2015/By the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan- Page 20], with a color photo of Louis Farrkhan on the proper right.
Under "The Final Call" three websites are listed. Below the websites it reads [SPECIAL EDITION OCTOBER 10, 2015 U.S. $2.00]. Below that there is a black line with the text [JUSTICEORELSE.COM 10.10.15 JUSTICE...OR ELSE!] in white, with the date in the center in yellow.
Below it there is a collage of photos in color. The photos show groups of people marching and holding signs that include slogans such as "Black Lives Matter" and "Justice for Black, Brown, Red & Poor!", as well as some in Spanish. In the center there is a black and white "Justice...or Else!" logo.
The logo has the shape of the U.S. Capitol building at the top. There is a line drawing of the Capitol in white. Below it there is a white rectangle. Inside it reads [JUSTICE.../OR/ELSE!] in white. There is a line between "Justice" and "Else" and the "Or" is in the center inside of a square. The "!" makes up a part of the rectangle that is around the words.
Below the rectangle it reads [20th ANNIVERSARY/THE MILLION MAN MARCH] in white.
The back of the newspaper features ads for Louis Farrakhan interview DVDs and ads for merchandise from the march.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.251.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© FCN Publishing. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Million Man March Anniversary Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Black Lives Matter
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5faf2dbc3-2145-428a-a00d-6666c4758c11
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.251.13