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Louis Farrakhan speaks at a news conference in New York, Wednesday, June 15, 2011. (AP/Seth Wenig)
Min. Louis Farrakhan will commemorate the Nation of Islam anniversary with a Saviours’ Day celebration at Chicago’s United Center on Sunday.

Farrakhan’s speech is entitled “What Will 2012 Bring to America, The World, and Black Oppressed People.”

Thousands are expected to attend.

Saviours’ Day marks the birth of Nation of Islam founder W. Fard Muhammad. Sunday is the 82nd anniversary. The Nation of Islam, a longstanding stalwart of black nationalism, is based in Chicago.

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