May Day (Black Panthers)

Title

May Day (Black Panthers)

Subject

Black Panther Party

Description

"On May 1, 1969 the Black Panther Party held a massive rally in San Francisco. Speakers Kathleen Cleaver, Bobby Seale, and Charles Garry present the rally's demands for the release of Huey Newton and all political prisoners. The film includes footage of the police raid on Panther headquarters in San Francisco a few days prior to the rally and the Panther's Breakfast for Children Program." (Roz Payne Archive)

Creator

Newsreel Films

Source

YouTube

Publisher

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

Date

1969

Format

film

Original Format

newsreel

Duration

13:22

Collection

Citation

Newsreel Films, “May Day (Black Panthers),” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed October 28, 2020, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/847.

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