Emory Douglas

August 22, 2011

Emory was the official artist of the Black Panther Movement, and was largely responsible for most of its powerful images in the media. He will have some of his art  available for purchase at our event on August 28th. Following are some of his moving and compelling works:

Huey P. Newton

August 22, 2011

Today is the anniversary of Huey Newton’s death in 1989. He was the former leader of the entire Black Panther Movement. Even though he may have lost his way over the years, he and Bobby Seale’s messages and missions are still just as relevant today as they were 40 years ago . Listen to what Ericka and Bobby have to say about Huey on Sunday the 28th and read more about him here:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huey_P._Newton

Power To The People

August 21, 2011

Where Black Radicalism as we know it today, all began. Find out how it led here on Sunday the 28th.

Ericka Huggins

August 19, 2011

Ericka Huggins will be there for conversation and questions about her thoughts on The Panthers and The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975. You can read more about her here:

http://www.erickahuggins.com/Home.html

Bobby Seale

August 18, 2011

He will be sharing his experiences as the Founder of The Black Panthers, and discussing his reflections on the film at the event. Please join us at the House Of Music Cultural Center; 420 14th Street, Oakland. Sunday, August 28th at 3pm. Admission is FREE.