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October 15 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense — that black revolutionary and socialist organization — in Oakland, California. The Panthers represent an important chapter in American history and in the country’s struggle for racial, social and economic justice. Fully half a century since its formation, the message and […]

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