Louis Farrakhan has a net worth of $3M. Looks like rabid hate-mongering can be a lucrative career. No word, yet, on how much Netflix is paying Farrakhan’s son, Joshua Farrakhan, for the documentary.
But I wonder if new Netflix board member and Obama BFF Susan Rice had a hand in this project.
Via National Review.
Netflix will begin offering a film chronicling the life of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan on August 1 despite the activist’s penchant for resorting to anti-semitic and anti-gay slurs.
The documentary, The Honourable Minister Louis Farrakhan: My Life’s Journey Through Music, was produced in 2014 by Farrakhan’s son and chronicles the minister’s life as an activist and fringe political figure.
Farrakhan began his career as a civil-rights activist in the 1960’s and later gained notoriety for helping organize the first Million Man March in Washington, D.C. in 1995. But he has been criticized for frequent bigoted statements against Jews, gays, and others….