Huey Newton, Bobby Seale Founded Black Panther Party On This Day In 1966

October 15, 2012   // 0 Comments

  by D.L. Chandler As one of the most-storied African-American groups during the turbulent late 1960s, the Black Panther Party For Self Defense (or the Black Panther Party) stood out not only for their militant appearance but also for their work in impoverished neighborhoods as well. As students at Oakland’s Merritt College (formerly Oakland City College), Huey Newton (pictured right) and Bobby ...

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