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Black October, The Missing Moment occurred in Washington, D.C. on October 16, 1995. This was a mission called Million Man March; led by the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan, of the Nation of Islam; on the National Mall.

WE (Black Men) were all equal leaders that day of the original Million Man March. It was a significant moment in African American history, a “Missing Moment.” History has shown us time and time again that true change engages momentum when we experience a “defining moment.” As we continue to embrace the “defining moment” changes are destined to occur without much additional effort and progress will be realized. It is at this time we can look back and call the change that occurred as a defining moment, a pivotal moment, “Black October – The Missing Moment”

Throughout this passionate documentary, we will mention the word “moment” as if it is the one word that defines the essence of an event, a major event in African American History like “the Million Man March.” As for me, the Million Man March represents a “Missing Moment” also in American History; more specifically, in Black American History that we can all learn from, as we ceased the moment and pause to understand what truly occurred. Historically, we bare witness of significant changes in America. For me, we are offered opportunities to be a key player in “defining moments;” times when we possess the opportunity to excel to new heights that, to that point in our history, was only achieved through dreaming.