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The FBI and the Black Panthers
An exploration of the FBI war against the Black Panther Party.
# 125427 | 2,000 words | 22 sources | 2008 | US

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The paper discusses the FBI war against the Black Panther Party, including the use of Cointelpro, the assassination of Fred Hampton and Mark Clark, and efforts to create a split between Huey Newton and Eldridge Cleaver.

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"As stated by Charles Jones and Judson Jeffries, the Black Panther Party (BPP) was arguably the leading Black leftist organization in the African-American liberation struggle because it captured the imagination of oppressed people throughout the world. The thesis explored in this qualitative literature-based analysis is that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) undertook a focused overt war targeting the Black Panther Party using such weapons as illegal surveillance, assassination and media propaganda to discredit this movement and to put an..."

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