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Consult the further reading page for a list of books and Web sites related to Malcolm X: Make It Plain.

A number of people were interviewed or acted as consultants and are listed below. See the complete film credits for more information.

On-camera interview subjects:
Ossie Davis, Harlem resident/actor
John Henrik Clarke, friend/historian
Sonia Sanchez, Harlem activist
Elder Lewis Michaux, Harlem activist
William DeFossett, New York City patrolman
Maya Angelou, author
Peter Bailey, Harlem resident, Organization of Afro-Americans Unity
Peter Goldman, journalist
Alex Haley, biographer
Wilfred Little, eldest brother
Cyril McGuire, childhood friend
Philbert Little, brother
Yvonne Little, youngest sister
Ella Collins, half sister
The Hon. Elijah Muhammad, leader, Nation of Islam
Wallace D. Muhammad, son of Elijah Muhammad
Capt. Joseph X (Yusuf Shah), Harlem Fruit of Islam
Gordon Parks, Life photographer
Betty Shabazz, wife
Robert Mangum, Deputy Commissioner, New York City Police
Mike Wallace, CBS News
Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Mayor Sam Yorty, Los Angeles
Benjamin 2X, Nation of Islam
James Baldwin, author/activist
Sharon 10X, Nation of Islam
Gloria Richardson, Southern Civil Rights Leader
John Ali, National Secretary, Nation of Islam
Attallah Shabazz, daughter
Louis X, Nation of Islam
Mary Kochitama, Harlem activist
Mohmaed Al-Faysal, Prince of Saudi Arabia
Ahmed Osman, Dartmouth College student
James Shabazz, Muslim Mosque, Inc.
Gene Roberts, New York City Police Department

Principal Academic Advisors
Thulani Davis
Dr. Vincent Harding
Prof. William Strickland
Dr. James Turner

Research Consultants
Ivanhoe Donaldson
Karl Evanzz
Peter Goldmann
Robert Hayden
Zak Kondo
Paul Lee
Manning Marable

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