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By Dominique Madden
Contributing Reporter 

Malcolm X - Inkster Connection to be Highlighted

Robert Turley to lead tour and talk

 

April 21, 2022

Malcolm X on his 1964 Pilgrimage to Mecca

INKSTER - Through the efforts of the Malcolm X Project in Inkster, the home where Malcolm X spent time plotting the path of his future life as a vocal advocate for Black empowerment and promotion of Islam is now designated as a national treasure. The efforts of a small group of dedicated Inkster residents led by Aaron Sims and former Inkster resident and Inkster Historian Robert Turley resulted in the designation of the home as important to the life of Malcolm X, a leader of the Black Muslim Movement in America.

Turley, now a resident of New York City, has become recognized as an authority...



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