The Black Political Prisoner #1

Title

The Black Political Prisoner #1

Subject

Prisoner's Rights Movement and Black Power

Description

Published by black GI’s stationed at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, this booklet presents the opinions of drafted black soldiers on the systemic inequality in the U.S. political system. Consisting of seven pieces by black soldiers, themes underlined in the essays include Black Consciousness, Cold War politics and U.S. race relations, and imperialism.

Creator

Black G.I.'s

Source

Roz Payne

Publisher

Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date

ca. early-1970s

Type

underground press

Original Format

newsletter

Collection

Citation

Black G.I.'s , “The Black Political Prisoner #1,” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed October 23, 2020, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/428.

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