VINTAGE PHOTOS OF THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY: Black Men and Women working together as one. NOTE: There was never a need for a Black Feminist movement. Black Women and children were ALWAYS accommodated for in Black Nationalists and Pan Afrikanist institutions.
Black soldiers fighting a war in Vietnam for others to obtain freedom. Ironic because it was concurrent with the Civil Rights movement in which others fighting to obtain basic human and civil rights for African Americans in the U.S. "Land o f the Free" www.artistdds.com
While the Black Lives Matter movement has been extremely successful in galvanizing national attention and outrage around police abuse and killing of Black people, the movement would be much more effective if it added an economic component to its demands—just as the Black Panther Party did in the 1960s. That is the intriguing argument made by …
Original six members of The Black Panther Party. Top left to right: Elbert "Big Man" Howard; Huey P. Newton (Defense Minister), Sherman Forte, Bobby Seale (Chairman). Bottom: Reggie Forte and Little Bobby Hutton (Treasurer), November, 1966.