Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers / Photos: Neil Kenlock

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers / Photos: Neil Kenlock / The BBP's Darcus Howe. Its important for Black people to tell their own story/s, to teach their stories with empowering purpose and truth. DN PORTER  #black history # black power #black uk

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers / Photos: Neil Kenlock / The BBP's Darcus Howe. Its important for Black people to tell their own story/s, to teach their stories with empowering purpose and truth.

THE FORGOTTEN STORY OF THE WOMEN BEHIND THE BRITISH BLACK PANTHERS

The Forgotten Story Of The Women Behind The British Black Panthers

Who were the Black Panther Party? What is the legacy of the Black Panthers? What have the Black Panthers got to do with Beyonce? Heather Agyepong speaks to Beverley Bryan, a former Black Panther, about the female Black Panthers of Brixton.

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The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers | VICE | United Kingdom

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

In the Mid-1960s | The British Black Panther Party, was educating their communities and fighting discrimination. Outright racist laws that threatened to repatriate entire swathes of the Black population were being pushed into place, and sections of the white middle classes were resentful towards the Black Community. But the BBP – based in Brixton, south London – helped to change all that, educating British Black people about their history and giving them a voice to speak out against…

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

In the Mid-1960s | The British Black Panther Party, was educating their communities and fighting discrimination. Outright racist laws that threatened to repatriate entire swathes of the Black population were being pushed into place, and sections of the white middle classes were resentful towards the Black Community. But the BBP – based in Brixton, south London – helped to change all that, educating British Black people about their history and giving them a voice to speak out against…

Everyone knows about the Black Panthers ‑ the militant wing of the American civil-rights movement, whose political activism still provokes strong emotions to this day.

Power struggle: A new exhibition looks back at the rise of the British Black Panthers

Photo: A group of schoolgirls carry radical school bags. THE BRITISH BLACK PANTHERS, brought about a sea-change in attitudes to race in this country.

Everyone knows about the Black Panthers ‑ the militant wing of the American civil-rights movement, whose political activism still provokes strong emotions to this day.

Power struggle: A new exhibition looks back at the rise of the British Black Panthers

clatterbane: “ clatterbane: “ thechanelmuse: “ Remnants of the British Black Panther’s Lost Legacy ” Britain’s black power movement is at risk of being forgotten, say historians The Cambridge academic.

(Image: Neil Kenlock self-portrait. 1970.) "When I joined the Panthers, it was a reaction to how I was treated. I felt that this was what I could do for the Panthers. I could record their meetings, their marches, their efforts. Many of the photos were used in our meetings and so on. It was a conscious contribution to the movement."~ Neil Kenlock, Photographer for the British Black Panther Movement.

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

UK: Mary Seacole (1805-1881) the pioneering nurse and heroine of the Crimean War. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottiedolls #herstory

Mary Jane Seacole – 14 May sometimes known as Mother Seacole or Mary Grant, was a Jamaican nurse best known for her involvement in the Crimean War. She set up and operated boarding houses in Panama and the Crimea to assist in her desire to tre

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers | VICE United Kingdom

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

U.K. The Black House, a hostel for troubled black Afro-Caribbean youth in London during the 1970's  // Colin Jones

The Black House, a hostel for troubled black Afro-Caribbean youth in London during the // Colin Jones

Black Panther School Bags | 1970A group of schoolgirls carry “radical” school bags with signage designating the British Black Panthers, London.  Photo credit: Neil Kenlock / Autograph ABP

Black Panther Bags, 1970 // by Neil Kenlock, the official photographer of the British Black Panther Party. This image is part of Autograph ABP Gallery’s “The Archive in Focus: Back in the Day” project.

Black and British by David Bygott;  Black and British is the moving account of the history of the Afro-Caribbean community in the United Kingdom. It describes the struggle for freedom and dignity, both in the Caribbean and in Britain; it looks at the achievements of individuals, past and present; and it shows how racism remains, as it has done in the past, an everyday fact of life.

Black and British by David Bygott; Black and British is the moving account of the history of the Afro-Caribbean community in the United Kingdom. It describes the struggle for freedom and dignity, both in the Caribbean and in Britain; it looks at the achievements of individuals, past and present; and it shows how racism remains, as it has done in the past, an everyday fact of life.

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