Black Pantherz film reminds uz problemz remain

By Gracie Bonds Staples – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution  There’s nothing new under the sun. I was sadly reminded of this twice last week. Once while watching “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,” the new documentary by Stanley Nelson scheduled to debut here Friday at the Midtown Art Cinema. And again while talking to former […]

Al Prentice “Bunchy” Carter” Would Have Rode with Nat Turner

by Norman (Otis) Richmond aka Jalali October 12 is the birthday of one of the most talented and promising young men martyred in the massive State repression against the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. “Unlike Huey P. Newton, Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver and George Jackson, Carter has almost been forgotten from the history of […]

Most Of The Radical Ideaz The Black Pantherz Had Are Now Totally Mainstream

by  CARIMAH TOWN CREDIT: ASSOCIATED PRESS Members of the Black Panther Party (BPP) surround co-founder Huey P. Newton For decades since their inception in the 1960s, members of the liberation group known as the Black Panthers were labeled thugs and hateful extremists who set out to ruin the U.S. They were considered the antithesis to Martin […]

OG Black Panther David Hilliard Warnz Against New Film on Party

by EurPublisher *It seems one of the founders of the Black Panther Party has a problem with the new documentary that’s being distributed this month. Here’s what’s on his mind: I am David Hilliard the executive director of The Dr. Huey P. Newton Foundation. I’m compelled to inform the public of the Foundation’s perspective on the […]

Ex-Black Panther Leader Elaine Brown Slamz Stanley Nelson’z ‘Condemnable’ Documentary

Elaine Brown, who led the Black Panther Party from 1974-1977 and ran for president in 2008, dismantles Nelson’s documentary ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution.’ Elaine Brown The Daily Beast Elaine Brown speaks. In his film The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, black documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson slices and dices the history […]

Huey P. Newton and the Intrepid Legacy of the Black Panther Party

Serious revolutionary political struggle is an ongoing, long and protracted affair – spanning many years – and it does not lend itself to romanticism. By the same token, it is extremely important to understand the role of various women and men freedom fighters who were trail blazers in this continuing struggle for justice, equality, and […]

Huey P. Newton: The Canada Connection

Norman Otis Richmond, aka Jalali Published Aug 25, 2015 A commentary By Norman (Otis) Richmond aka Jalali TORONTO, CANADA–Huey P. Newton was murdered 26 years ago in Oakland, California during the month of August. Because Black freedom fighters like George and Jonathan Jackson, Khatari Gaulden and others lost their lives during this month, revolutionaries inside […]

NYC FILMS: “THE BLACK PANTHERS Vanguard of the Revolution” & The Black Panther Film Festival – SAVE THE DATES!

  Save The Dates!   “THE BLACK PANTHERS Vanguard of the Revolution” DIRECTED BY STANLEY NELSON   Exclusive NYC Theater Showings… Wednesday September 2, 2015 thru Tuesday September 15, 2015    @ The Film Forum  209 West Houston btw. Varick St. & 6th Av.  SHOW TIMES: 12:30 2:45 5:00 7:15 9:40  The rise and fall […]