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War Against the Panthers: A Study of Repression in America - Huey P. Newton
War Against the Panthers: A Study of Repression in America
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"«The actions undertaken by the U.S. government against the Black Panther Party illustrate not only the nature and extent of tactics the government will employ to crush dissident groups, but the seriousness with which the Party was perceived as a potential threat to those in power. There is no... show more
"«The actions undertaken by the U.S. government against the Black Panther Party illustrate not only the nature and extent of tactics the government will employ to crush dissident groups, but the seriousness with which the Party was perceived as a potential threat to those in power. There is no dispute that the Party suffered from more hostile and severe government acts directed against it than any domestic political organization in the twentieth century, including the Communist Party. While the FBI rationalized that it took these neutralizing steps against the BPP in order to curb its violent propensities, the truth is that what the bureau felt most threatening were survival programs providing free breakfasts to school children and other constructive services.»"
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780863163319 (0863163319)
ASIN: 0863163319
Publisher: Writers & Readers
Pages no: 148
Edition language: English
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