malcolm x: a life of reinvention


“My Uncle Malcolm X Was No Sell Out!!! An Interview With Rodnell Collins” 5/9/2011

Bro. Rodnell Collins Is The Co-Author Of “Seventh
Child: A Family Memoir Of Malcolm X”

“In This W.E. A.L.L. B.E. News Exclusive Bro. Rodnell Collins Reveals To Us What It Was Like Growing WIth An International Icon/Iconoclast In The Family & Household… Bro. Rodnell Collins, The Nephew Of Malcolm X And The Son Of Ella Collins, Malcolm’s Sister & Benefactress, Makes It Plain About His Famous Uncle…Bro. Rodnell Offers
Information Not Generally Known About The Inner Workings Of Malcolm’s World & Family History As Well As His Thoughts On The Legacy Of Malcolm X & The Recent Alleged "Revelations” About Malcolm X In The Late Dr. Manning Marable’s Book, “Malcolm X: A Life Of Reinvention.”

Bro. Rodnell Collins is the nephew of Malcolm X and son of Ella Little Collins, Malcolm’s sister. Ella Collins knew Malcolm X perhaps better than anyone else. Ella took Malcolm into her Boston (Roxbury, Massachusetts) home after his father was lynched and his mother was institutionalized following a nervous breakdown. Also, Ella was the one who went looking for Malcolm in the streets of Boston when he was a rebellious teenager and monitored his development in prison. In addition, Ella later paid for Malcolm’s trip to the holy city of Mecca.“