This pin contains more information about the "Black Panthers" a civil rights activist group who played a small but important role.
Black Panthers' Free Breakfast for Children' program (Oakland, 1971) US government combatted and publicized The Black Panther Party as a group of angry,armed blacks terrorizing the streets. The core function of the organization was to provide social welfare services like access to healthcare and free food as well as protection against police brutality for its communities' inhabitants.
Kathleen Neal Cleaver in San Francisco, California.
Black Panthers in Defermery Park, Oakland, CA (1968)
The violence used on the poster is nothing compared to the extreme damage Black Panthers did as a civil rights movement. Their destructive ways and endgame posters showed that their type of protesting was violent and abusive.n
Photojournalist Pirkle Jones, 1914-2009
Black Panthers from Sacramento, Free Huey Rally, Bobby Hutton Memorial Park, Oakland, August 25, 1968
You must live by this amazing code, a purely Biblical code.
A boy giving a raised fist salute as he and a friend sat on a statue in front of the New Haven County Courthouse at a demonstration of 15,000 people during the trial of Bobby Seale and Ericka Huggins. Both were acquitted. May 1, 1970. ph: Stephen Shames