Did You Know The U.S. Government Block Minister Farrakhan From Receiving $1 Billion From Qaddafi
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Did You Know The U.S. Government Block Minister Farrakhan From Receiving $1 Billion From Qaddafi

Source: Urban Intellectuals In 1996, the Clinton Administration officials rejected an application from the Nation of Islam and its leader, Louis Farrakhan, to be allowed to accept a donation of more than $1 billion from Col. Muammar el­Qaddafi of Libya. A number of people affiliated with the Nation of Islam said they believed they would have a strong case that a rejection would be an unconstitutional infringement on religious freedom. Colonel Qaddafi pledged $1 billion to the Nation of Islam after meeting with Mr. Farrakhan in Libya in January of 1996. Minister Farrakhan wanted to take the money to help drive economics in the black community.   However, The United States, which has long labeled the Qaddafi Government a […]