Letter from George Edwards

Title

Letter from George Edwards

Subject

Political Prisoners Movement

Description

This letter to the editor from imprisoned Black Panther Party member, George Edwards, explores the meanings of the slogan "All Power to the People," which was popularized by the Black Panther Party. Edwards was a member of the Panthers in New Haven and imprisoned as a part of a group of nine Panthers convicted of killing Alex Rackley, a 19 year old member of the group suspected of being an informant.

Creator

George Edwards

Source

Roz Payne

Publisher

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

Date

ca. early-1970s

Format

newsprint

Type

article

Original Format

paper

Citation

George Edwards, “Letter from George Edwards,” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed October 28, 2020, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/484.

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