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All Power to All the People

I had the great honor to see Bobby Seale, civil rights leader and co-founder (with Huey P. Newton) of the Black Panther Party speak live in Berkeley tonight. 1,327 more words

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The Road to the Promised Land, Part VI

The following is an excerpt of my memoirs-in-progress, posted here in case I never manage to publish them as a book. The parts are numbered so that they can be read in the proper sequence, even though blogs are arranged reverse chronological order. 8,922 more words

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Fact 20: The Black Panther Party

The Black Panther Party was founded in 1966 in Oakland, California by Bobby Seale and Huey Newton. The group was made for self-defense to patrol and protect blacks neighborhoods from police brutality. 460 more words

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Black Panther: A News Reel Video

Today’s blog was written by Dr. Tina L. Ligon, Lead Archivist at the National Archives at College Park, Maryland

The ideology of Black Power promotes cultural appreciation and black self-determination. 278 more words

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27 Important Facts Everyone Should Know About The Black Panthers

The Black Panther Party was founded fifty years ago — and still, many misconceptions about its revolutionary work run rampant.

“The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,” 721 more words

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Day 18 of Black History Month x The Black Panthers: The Vanguard of the Revolution

First I want to give all of you my deepest and sincerest apologizes for not being as consistent this month with the posts so I wanted to extend our tribute of Black History throughout the year and the years to come. 264 more words

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No, the Black Panthers Were Not the Same as the Ku Klux Klan

by Derek Scarlino/Love and Rage

It doesn’t take much. A Black person expresses support for some attribute of Blackness or solidarity with the unique struggles of Blacks in the US and white people come from all directions with accusations of racism. 3,406 more words

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