OAAU

AcronymDefinition
OAAUOrganization of Afro-American Unity
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Late in December when Babu came to America to represent his country at the UN, he attended Malcolm's OAAU meeting at the Audubon.
According to official FBI documents later obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, Ferguson had been under surveillance since 1965 based on his involvement with the OAAU.
The OAAU would establish fraternal relations with the Arab League and with the Afro-Asian People's Solidarity Organisation.
In the immediate future, the OAAU would seek the assistance of its friends in the UN to lay a complaint against the US, for its violation of the human rights of African-Americans.
The OAAU, SNCC, the Black Panther Party, and other revolutionary groups fought to bring about fundamental social change in American society.
And given the silence of the diary, his failure to articulate it in his public speeches, and the lack of corroboration by any member of the OAAU makes this proposition extremely doubtful.
s From Civil Rights to Black Power: Malcolm X and the Organization Afro-American Unity is an astute analysis of the OAAU and its impact on the black liberation movement.
A good example of this is Bill Sales' work on the OAAU, listed in the bibliography but not engaged in the text.
MARABLE SAYS the Autobiography has been compromised due to several factors: the differing aims, objectives and politics of Haley and Malcolm, the fact that Malcolm died before being able to proof and approve the final text, the final text had no extensive discussion of the OAAU due to the deletion of several chapters at Malcolm's request:
Marable also states that, during his last weeks, Malcolm had been "secretly involved" with Sharon 6X Poole, the eighteen-year old OAAU secretary (451).
attacking the basis of the powerlessness of African Americans was among the core "Basic Aims and Objectives of the OAAU.