In 1945 he came back to Boston getting to be distinctly required in various thefts, he was soon captured, charged and sentenced to ten years detainment. He served his sentence at the Massachusetts State Prison in Charlestown. It was there that he met John Elton Bembry, who might significantly impact Malcolm’s mindset. Malcolm was gigantically moved by the path in which Bembry mixed regard among his kindred detainees directly using words and dialect.
The two struck up a companionship, Bembry urged Malcolm to instruct himself. In 1949, in the wake of being educated of the Nation of Islam by his sibling, Malcolm started to wind up distinctly exceptionally intrigued by the development. The Nation advanced the idea of dark confidence and effectively tried to help African-Americans in accomplishing political, financial and social achievement.
He started to compare with the pioneer of the Nation of Islam, Elijah Muhammad and soon turned into a part. In 1952, Malcolm was discharged shape jail, he went to visit Muhammad, getting to be distinctly noticeable in the development. He changed his surname, dropping “Pretty much nothing” as he saw it as his slave name and receiving the surname X to mean the tribal character that had being lost to him until the end of time.
He was soon designated as a pastor and national representative for the Nation of Islam and was accused of the foundation of new mosques. Magnetic and convincing, Malcolm started to genuinely build the enrollment of the Nation, using all types of media to spread the development’s vision. He started to wind up distinctly a media magnet, being highlighted in innumerable meetings, projects and articles.