a perspective, which I painfully remember being echoed many years ago. none of us is above constructive criticism. Huey was a great brother and leader, but he was not without flaws and shortcomings, as we all are. we should always be on guard against personality worship and cultism.
‘I Blame Huey’
*Now playing in select theaters across the country is Stanley Nelson’s “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,” and as we previously reported, the doc is a riveting piece of history that explores in vivid detail the formation and impact of the original Black Panther Party. A must see for history enthusiasts.
In a two-part interview with one of the producers of the doc, 3-time Emmy award-winnerLaurens Grant, along with original Panther members Mohammed Mubarak and Sherwin Forte, we delve deeper into the Party’s efforts and the events causing the subsequent split in the movement. Mubarak and Forte also open up on how they really feel about the so-called New Black Panthers.
The “Panthers” doc highlights the vital role that women played in the movement, and Mohammed confessed that many Panthers felt…
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