Research Paper

The Black Panther Party: A History

5 pages | 1240 words

The Black Panther Party was a political party founded in 1966 by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale. The party's platform was based on Marxism, and its members were trained in guerrilla warfare. The party quickly became one of the most influential organizations of the black power movement, but it eventually disintegrated due to infighting and government harassment.