The Black Panther, Vol. VI, no. 23

Black Panther Party

Amistad Research Center

Amistad Research Center

Founded in October 1966 in Oakland, California, by Bobby Seale and Huey Newton, the Black Panther Party began as the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense and focused on protection within African American neighborhoods from police brutality. The organization’s newspaper, The Black Panther, began in 1967. Originally entitled The Black Panther Community News Service, the first two issues were produced using a typewriter and copy machine.

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  • Title: The Black Panther, Vol. VI, no. 23
  • Creator: Black Panther Party
  • Subject Keywords: Black Panther Party--Periodicals
  • Type: document
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  • Repository: Amistad Research Center
  • Extent: 20 p.
  • Date: 1971-07-03