Throughout history, white anglo-saxons have been notorious for mistreating all races
other than it's own. Malcolm X felt 'the white man had been actually nothing but a piratical
opportunist who used Faustian machinations to make his own Christianity his initial wedge in
criminal conquests'(563). The earth is burdened by the white man! That is the true meaning of
what Malcolm X is stating; the words Faustian machinations, meaning evil plotting, implies the
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or the earth will be leveled
by our attempts to gain it.'
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