Ilyasah Shabazz, Malcolm X's Daughter Speaks on the next Internet Radio show, The Gist of Freedom On July 11, 2011 Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabaz's daughter ilyasah Shabazz attended a ceremony at NYC City Hall for the passing of a bill, The street sign~ Betty Shabazz Way in Washington Heights, NYC.Street near Malcolm X's and Dr. Betty Shabazz educational center. Mr. Jacob Morris President of Harlem Historical Society played a key role in the passage. "It's a long time coming and long overdue," said Shabazz's daughter Malaak. She and her twin sister, Malikah, were born months after their father's assassination in 1965. Listen to Malcolm X's daughter, ILyasah Shabazz's interview on and view the slide show at View our newsletter at View our newsletter @ Before tuning in to the Gist of Freedom interview with Ilyasah Shabazz, read her memoir about growing up. Spike Lee says, "Ilyasah Shabazz has written a compelling and lyrical coming-of-age story as well as a candid and heart-warming tribute to her parents.