Tag: Black Panther Party for Self-Defense

Letter From The Editor: “What Made Me Come To Oakland’s #BlackPanther50: Meeting Bobby Seale and The NAABPP”
LETTERS FROM THE EDITOR

Letter From The Editor: “What Made Me Come To Oakland’s #BlackPanther50: Meeting Bobby Seale and The NAABPP”

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief September 15, 2016. I had the chance to jump on an opportunity to cover a panel discussion during the 2016 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Legislative Conference. Here I was, probably the only college journalist in the room, sitting in the front row, listening to the five people who were a…

Letter From The Editor: “The Year Of The Panther: Why The Hilltop Is Traveling From Howard To Oakland”
LETTERS FROM THE EDITOR

Letter From The Editor: “The Year Of The Panther: Why The Hilltop Is Traveling From Howard To Oakland”

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief October 15, 2016, marks the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. Co-founded by Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton in Oakland, California, this revolutionary organization is considered to be one of the first organizations in United States history to militantly struggle for ethnic minority and working class emancipation….