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Zendaya feels “lucky” to be from the “hoods of Oakland.” The Spider-Man: Homecoming‘star says there is “definitely hood” in her but she wouldn’t have it any other way. Speaking to CR Fashion Book, she said, “There is definitely ‘hood’ in me and it will never leave. It’s part of who I am, as it is…

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In May 2016, we celebrated the anniversary of Malcolm X birthday on May 19, who would have been 91-years-old, and the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party 51 years after the assassination of Malcolm X on February 19, 1965. With Beyonce’ controversial “Formation” halftime Super Bowl performance, the era of Black Lives…

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To mark the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party’s establishment, Independent Lens on PBS is airing The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution on Feb. 16 at 9 p.m. EST. Featuring rare footage and interviews, the documentary will delve into the organization’s initial aim, their downfall, and more.

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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party’s establishment, Independent Lens on PBS is airing a documentary that will delve into the ins and outs of the Panthers’ era. Stanley Nelson’s The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution was first released in September of 2015, but now, thanks to the significant milestone and…

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Another warrior for Black rights has made his transition to the spirits of our ancestors. Esteemed scholar and an original member of the Black Panther Party Dr. Ahmad Rahman died last Monday, he was 64. Rahman was born in 1951 in Chicago, from an early age Rahman exhibited high intellect. As a high school student…

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Elmer “Geronimo” Pratt, the former Black Panther leader who was wrongfully imprisoned for almost 30 years for killing a white schoolteacher, has died at age 63 in Africa, his former lawyer announced. The godfather of Tupac Shakur, whose mother (Afeni) is also a former Black Panther, Pratt leaves behind a rich legacy and lessons. Pratt’s…

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