MEMPHIS - A capacity crowd packed the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts to hear the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan speak to those living in the Mid-South region as part of the “Justice Or Else! Tour.”
All 2,100 seats on all three levels of the main auditorium were filled Aug. 20 and people stood along the walls to hear the Minister. Outside in the mezzanine and hallway area, hundreds unable to get a seat gathered and watched the Minister speak via flat panel monitors on the walls above them. Some sat with their children on the floor.
He forthrightly addressed his critics and mischief-makers in the media who mischaracterized his words on the Law of Retaliation found in both the Holy Bible and the Holy Qur’an.
“I never said kill all White people. Those are not my words. Those are the words of the mischief-makers,” said Min. Farrakhan. “If you are going to quote me then quote me!” » FULL STORY
I respect the flag of this nation, and I respect the many lives that have been lost defending that flag for governments that have lied to get the American people into war for conquest. But the innocent that died did not know that their government had lied. » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
If we are truly his followers, how could we go along with our government if our government is imposing tyranny on any segment of the population here, or any segment of the population on our planet? » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
Brothers and sisters, we're in a great time, now, that our unity will propel us to victory. Dr. King said you don't need to talk bad, you don't need to shout, you don’t need to shoot, you don't need to throw a Molotov cocktail—all we need to do is to come together in unity, and use the power of our purchasing to deliver pain, and they will properly respond. » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
Thomas Jefferson said, "I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just, and His justice cannot sleep forever." So what is it (justice)? It's "what you sow, you have to reap it"--that law is at work every single day of our lives! » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
Satan is a Master of Tricks, and the biggest trick of all, The Book says, is "he deceived the whole world." Are you in the world? Do you think you might have been tricked? You should look at yourself in the mirror and say: "Damn! I sure have been tricked!" » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
Being in America, you know what the Native people have suffered, and you know what the Native people continue to suffer. If everything were all right we could go on and build a new world-but we have to correct problems that have been imposed on us through tyranny and oppression. » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
My enemies have been stalking me and my work in the various cities that I have spoken in to advise us about the 20th Anniversary of The Million Man March titled "Justice...Or Else!" And in many of my lectures, as I meet with the rappers, the pastors, the activists, the organizational leaders and the common people, I have been watched by members of the Anti-Defamation League. » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
Surely, if we can master hunger, and thirst, and the drive for sexual co-habitation throughout the hot days of summer, then it will be easier for us to leave off lying and stealing, gambling, the use of drugs, or anything that is unnatural that takes us away from the pure service and worship of Allah.
"Race" is a big factor in this present world as it stands. It's still present in the school system; it's still present in the system of jurisprudence (law). Ferguson was just a "dot," or a microcosm of a macrocosm of injustice to Black people in the cities and towns of America. » CONTINUEThe Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan
The time has arrived that the tyranny must end—and those who want to end it must rise up today, with strength; and then put these things beneath us, these petty divisions, and come together in unity! And when we fire the cannon of our unity, we will put our enemies to flight. » CONTINUE