Lecture 14 - Lecture 14 October 18, 2011 1. Black Panthers...

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Lecture 14 – October 18, 2011 1. Black Panthers Established in 1966 Oakland California 1. Mobilizer vs. organizer Organizer- someone largely unknown, someone history books haven't talked about but do the day to day work with very little media attention or fan fair Break the ground and til the soul to get it ready for planting Ground work was laid in 1961 and 62 for blank panther party Blacks went straight to the big Areas and cities after WWII for jobs They go to Oakland for jobs but blacks from the south become frustrated 1960's Cali passes a law saying all that if you are a resident and have a high school diploma can go to school free. So a lot of people moved to Cali Higher education PIECE And migration of blacks for jobs Cali School system has 3 school systems: Junior colleges Cal state system UC system 1961 Berkley has about 100 African American students Want Malcolm to come to campus Makes students more conscious in 1961 Malcolm comes to campus in spring of 1961 Patrice L is murdered by the CIA Robert Williams exiled to Cuba Berkley begins to bring in a large number of African students from the continent
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Lecture 14 - Lecture 14 October 18, 2011 1. Black Panthers...

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