October 1, 1966 Bobby Seale & Huey Newton founded The Black Panther Party in Oakland Ca.

Huey Newton and Bobby Seale November 1966 Huey Newton and Bobby Seale, students at a California college, create the Black Panther Party for Self Defense.

Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party E185.615 .B5574 2013

Black against empire : the history and politics of the Black Panther Party / Joshua Bloom and Waldo E.

Huey Newton, militant politique du "black panther party". américain.

Huey Percy Newton (February 1942 – August was an African-American political and urban activist who, along with Bobby Seale, co-founded the Black Panther Party for Self Defense in Newton graduated from UC Santa Cruz with a Ph. in social science.

1969, the Free Breakfast for School Children Program was initiated at St. Augustine’s Church in Oakland by the Black Panther Party. The Panthers would cook and serve food to the poor inner city youth of the area.

The Black Panther Party Breakfast Program, started in 1968 in San Francisco. During the (and Black Panther Party chapters across the United States operated a free breakfast program for poor children. (Photo by Ducha Dennis) (Oakland

Fred Hampton, Black Panther Leader, Chicago. He was killed while sleeping in his apartment during a raid by a tactical unit of the Cook County, Illinois State’s Attorney’s Office, in conjunction with the Chicago Police Department  and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Bobby Seale’s trial helped give way for Fred Hampton to lead. Chicago Tribune via Getty Images.

Malcolm X famous picture holding a M1 carbine rifle

A photo you will never see in the pages of a gun & ammo magazine, even though these are the self-defense ideals they support: Malcom X holding a Carbine and peering behind a curtain in response to death threats against him and his family 1964