The Five Percent Nation: A Brief History Lesson

The Five Percent Nation medallion worn by hip hop moguls such as Jay Z and Jay Electronica tends to raise a bit of controversy. We unravel the history behind this piece and what it exactly means to be a part of this Five Percent Nation. Last week, at the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival, Jay Electronica ga...

Founder of the Five Percent Nation of Islam, Allah, aka Clarence 13X, aka Clarence Smith, was born on February 22, 1928. When he was a teenager, she moved Allah from their home in Danville, Virginia, to Harlem, where he eventually joined the Nation of Islam. Allah dropped his family name, Smith, because it represented the white men who owned his ancestors. He became known as Clarence 13X, because he was the 13th man named Clarence to adopt X as his name.

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the Nation Of Gods & Earths (formerly the Five Percent Nation of Islam ...

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Spiritual teachers who have taught so that the people would be equipped to defend themselves in the so called End Times. I will fight against this evil and those who allow themselves to be used by it, as a result, of their ignorance of the truth, until no part of me is left and I will prevail over its' domination of my mind. Salah

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