While you may still narrowly (and, no doubt, naively) say that that's him saying "We Don't Need Them",????
I SAY?? HE SAID IT!!!
We must be in complete control of the politics of the so-called Negro community; we must gain complete control over the politicians in the so-called Negro community, so that no outsider will have any voice in the so-called Negro community. We'll do it ourselves.
So your point is well taken that both he and Martian wanted to change the government. And as far as the UN thing goes, Malcolm wasn't stupid or blind to certain realities. Martin wanted them to change and to have them accept us as full citizens and to be integrated into their society. Malcolm wanted them to change to free us in order to control our own destiny.
should be separated completely from America and should be permitted to go back home to our African homeland which is a long-range program.
A woman who was abused by her husband could either stay and endure the abuse and hope that he will change and NEVER abuse her again (Martin) or say to hell with you I'm out of here I want a divorce. But if she has no resources and has relied on him then she KNOWS she is stuck until finally able to leave her abuser (Malcolm)