By Isheka N. Harrison
Ilyasah Shabazz Calls For New Investigation In FBI-Linked Murder Of Malcolm X. In this photo, three of Malcolm X daughters Qubiliah Shabazz, left, Ilyasah Shabazz, center, and Gamilah Shabazz, right, address a press conference where a letter, believed to be a confession from former NYPD officer Ray Wood, was revealed, Saturday Feb. 20, 2021, at the Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz center in New York. Wood, an undercover NYPD officer in the 1960s, confessed in a deathbed declaration letter that he conspired with NYPD and the FBI to undermine the legitimacy of Malcolm X and other leaders of the civil rights movement. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
deathbed confession of a former New York police officer who admitted to conspiring with the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) to kill legendary civil rights activist Malcolm X, his daughter Ilyasah Shabazz is calling for a new investigation into his death.
“Absolutely, we want the truth uncovered and if it’s the Manhattan District Attorney, the United States Congress, we would like them to do a thorough investigation on the assassination of our father, Malcolm X,” Shabazz said in an
interview with Democracy Now.