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WHAT ACCOUNTABILITY COULD LOOK LIKE

How the Black Panther Party Policed the Police to Protect the Community

They took matters into their own hands, and so should we

Fred Hampton, BPP leader, spoke to reporters outside U.S. Courthouse in October 1969 | Photo Credit AP

After generations of marching and voting in America, police brutality still hangs over Black communities like an ominous rain cloud. It’s no wonder two-thirds of…

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Allison Wiltz

Allison Wiltz

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