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Life Arts    H4'ed 9/4/15

New Black Panthers documentary tells the story behind the berets

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Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution premieres on September 4th, 2015. Part of the Black Panthers 10 point plan (adopted May 1967), within opednews's 900 character limit:

  1. We want freedom. We want power to determine the destiny of our Black Community.
  2. We want full employment for our people.
  3. We want an end to the robbery by the white men of our Black Community. (later changed to 'we want an end to the robbery by the capitalists of our black and oppressed communities.')
  4. We want decent housing, fit for shelter of human beings.
  5. We want education for our people that exposes the true nature of this decadent American society. We want education that teaches us our true history and our role in the present day society.
  6. We want all Black men to be exempt from military service.
  7. We want an immediate end to POLICE BRUTALITY and MURDER of Black ...
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William Edstrom graduated from Columbia University in 2003. He has worked as a scientist for ten years, has co-authored publications in scientific journals such as Nature and the Journal of Biological Chemistry, and co-authored Agents of (more...)
 
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