|Born||January 19, 1937|
Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
|Relatives||Hakeem Jeffries (nephew)|
|Thesis||Sub-national politics in the Ivory Coast Republic (1972)|
Leonard Jeffries Jr. (born January 19, 1937) is an American academic and activist. He is a former professor of Black Studies at the City College of New York, part of the City University of New York (CUNY). He was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey.
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- Stanley, Alessandra (August 7, 1991). "City College Professor Assailed for Remarks on Jews". The New York Times. Retrieved June 29, 2017.
- Morrow, Lance (June 24, 2001). "Controversies: The Provocative Professor". Time. Archived from the original on April 19, 2009. Retrieved May 14, 2009.