Quote of the Day: Betty Shabazz on Continuing Malcolm X’s Legacy

The educator on coming out of her shell to bring greater awareness to her husband's causes.  

Betty Shabazz (Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Images)
Betty Shabazz (Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Images)

Read the quote as it was used in her New York Times obituary here.

Henry Louis Gates Jr. is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and the director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African-American Research at Harvard University. He is also the editor-in-chief of The Root. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.