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Black History Month 2016, The Black Panther Party

February 10, 2016


1. What was a Black Panther?

2. How did Black Panthers change gender roles?

3. What kinds of clothes did the Black Panthers wear?

4. How were they treated when they held protests?

BONUS QUESTION: At 34 seconds into the video who is the man speaking that we've already mention in a previous question?

*BONUS History Extension

Next Tuesday, February 16, PBS will be airing this documentary at 9pm. It traces the rise and fall of the Black Panther Party in "The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution", a film by acclaimed documentarian Stanley Nelson.