Monday, May 13, 1996

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  • Black Panthers, Then and Now

    Democracy Now is an election year program that follows alternative political movements, both current and past. Today, we look at the Black Panther Party on the 25th anniversary of the acquittal of the New York Panther 21. In 1996, at a time when the federal government has far reaching powers to infiltrate political groups, its important to look back at the Black Panthers, a radical black organization of the 1960s and 70s that was, in part, destroyed by the FBI and local police department.

  • Black Panthers, Legal Struggles

    Report from a recent conference in Oakland called "What happened to black youth in the absence of the Black Panther Party?"

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