Seeds of Awakening: The Early Nation of Islam in Philadelphia

Seeds of Awakening: The Early Nation of Islam in Philadelphia by The New Africa Center (Islamic Cultural Preservation and Information Council, ICPIC)

The New Africa Center has produced a video documenting the development and growth of the Nation of Islam in Philadelphia circa late 50’s-early 60’s. Told through first hand accounts by pioneers of the community, this video paints a portrait of a black nationalist, social reform movement that inspired self determination and economic development within the African American community. (14min)