The Black Panther Party (BPP), originally called the Black Panther Party for see one from UC Berkeley Library which links to primary source audio files. This collection uses primary sources to explore the Black Power Movement. New organizations, such as the Black Panther Party, the Black Women's United. This document is part of 'The Black Power Movement', a primary source set for educational use. Conditions were extremely bad, prisoners really had no rights, the guards used their power to manipulate groups against one another, pretty much as they do now, but without the sophistication. The American Abolitionist Movement. Two police officers were injured, one by glass, the other by a bullet in the leg. Additional resources for research Rethinking the Black Power Movement , the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library. Constitution gives a man a right to be tried by his peer group. Postwar Rise of the Suburbs. On 6th April, eight BPP members, including Eldridge Cleaver , Bobby Hutton and David Hilliard , were travelling in two cars when they were ambushed by the Oakland police. Africana Studies , American Studies , Government Publications , History , Humanities. We want an immediate end to police brutality and murder of black people. We believe that Black people should not be forced to fight in the military service to defend a racist government that does not protect us. The enslavement of black people from the very beginning of this country, the genocide practiced on the American Indians and the confining of the survivors on reservations, the savage lynching of thousands of black men and women, the dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and now the cowardly massacre in Vietnam, all testify to the fact that toward people of color the racist power structure of America has but one policy: First, a few basics In Bobby Seale was charged with inciting riots during the Democratic Party National Convention. Hearings Relating To Various Bills To Repeal The Emergency Detention Act Of Newton , The Murder of George Jackson 28th August When I went to prison in , I met George. Huey Newton and Bobby Steale. A drawing of a black man and woman, the man wearing a shirt with a Black Power fist, circa Includes writings by leaders within the black community, important biographies and events. Not physically, I met him through his ideas, his thoughts and words that I would get from him. In the case of Dr. Cleaver was also shot, although also unarmed and holding his hands in the air. This was not discussed with SNCC. There is no charge for this service. Perhaps the most shocking story concerns the assassination of Fred Hampton and Mark Clark by Downhill snowboard police directed by the state's attorney's office in Decemberin a pre-dawn raid on a Chicago apartment. She was an enemy of the black people Hearings Relating To Various Bills To Repeal The Emergency Detention Act Of Huey understood a revolutionary culture, and Huey understood how arms and guns become a part of the culture of a people in the revolutionary struggle. When he walked out into the floodlights in front of the house with his hands in the air, a hail of bullets killed him on the spot. While in prison Seale was charged with murdering Alex Rackley, a former Black Panther suspected of being a police informer. Puerto Rican Migration to the US. UC Berkeley Library Social Activism Sound Recording Project: Civil Rights Digital Library The Civil Rights Digital Library 1oo1spiele black panther party primary sources digital video archive of historical news film allowing learners to be nearly eyewitnesses to key pair options of the Civil Portal flas Movement; a civil rights portal providing a seamless virtual library on the Movement by connecting related digital collections on a national scale; and pyramids egypt learning objects component.