Roxbury

The Bedrock of Roxbury

The City of Boston's groundbreaking archeological dig gives insight into the history of Boston's Roxbury neighborhood.

Uncovering a plethora of artifacts, City of Boston archeologist Joe Bagley reveals a centuries old story beginning with the geological formations that provided the foundation for human rights leader Malcolm X and the people living in the area today.

Enjoy a sneak peak virtual tour inside the Malcolm X Ella Little Collins House at the end of the clip!

BBC Radio: Rodnell Collins & Malcolm X

Playback technology enables guests to have real time conversations with someone now dead.

Using archive clips, Malcolm X and Nephew Rodnell Collins have a conversation in the Boston home they once shared. Reunited they discuss; Islam in America, human rights and the meaning behind, “by any means necessary.”

Host: Adam Fowler

Rodnell Collins is the owner and developer of the Malcolm X Ella Collins House and Author of Seventh Child: A Family Memoir of Malcolm X