Barry Goldwater – Goldwater was a Republican senator from Arizona who was nominated on the Republican ticket for the presidency in the election of 1964. He ran against Lyndon B. Johnson and lost the election.
Malcolm X – Malcolm X was representative of the deepening division among black leaders. He was at first inspired by the militant black nationalists of the Nation of Islam, and preached black separatism and condemned the white race. Eventually Malcolm moved towards mainstream Islam, and began to preach a more conciliatory message.