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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.

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The Chicano Movement: A Push for Social Change

3 pages | 700 words

The Chicano Movement was a youth-led civil rights movement that emerged in the early 1960s to fight discrimination and exclusion against Chicanos in the United States. The movement achieved some significant successes in its quest for social change, but it ultimately declined in the face of changing political circumstances and priorities among Chicanos.

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The Long-Term Effects of Slavery: An Analysis of Leon Litwack’s The Aftermath of Slavery

2 pages | 390 words

In his book, The Aftermath of Slavery, Leon Litwack argues that the slavery system in the United States created long-term problems that were not solved by the 13th amendment or the Freedman's Bureau. He discusses the immediate aftermath of slavery, societal changes after slavery was ended, and the long-term effects of slavery.

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