Stokely Carmichael - originator of the term, "Black Power"

Stokely Carmichael–The Evolution of Black Power

Is his audacity to be a revolutionary without Stokely Carmichael, “Definitions of Black Power”

Stokely Carmichael: "In order for non-violence to work, your opponent must have a conscience. The United States has none, has none."

Saw "Black Power Mixtape at human rights film festival, Geneva. Not 5 star, but some of the footage of Stokely Carmichael and others was incredible.

Kwame Ture (born Stokely Carmichael; June 29, 1941 – November 15, 1998) was a Trinidadian-American black activist active in the 1960s American Civil Rights Movement. He rose to prominence first as a leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) later as the "Honorary Prime Minister" of the Black Panther Party. Initially an integrationist, Carmichael later became affiliated with black nationalist and Pan-Africanist movements. He popularized the term "Black Power"

On May 1966 young Stokely Carmichael was named Chairman of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) after organizing voter registration in Lowndes County, Alabama. He was later credited with coining the phrase "Black Power.

A young Stokely Carmichael, a Civil Rights activist, and graduate of Howard University

As Carmichael got older, he became a stellar student. By the year he graduated high school he had scholarships offered to him by white schools. Carmichael chose to go to an African school, Howard University in Washington D.

Stokely Carmichael mug shot from the Freedom Riders summer of 1961. He had been arrested for entering a white only cafeteria. He was nineteen.

HERO AND FREEDOM RIDER: Stokely Carmichael mug shot from the Freedom Riders summer of He had been arrested for entering a white only cafeteria. He was nineteen.

Stokely Carmichael & young children while SNCC marched for Civil Rights.  SNCC = Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee.

Stokely Carmichael young children while SNCC marched for Civil Rights. SNCC = Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee.

Stokely Carmichael, who later became known as Kwame Ture was the Father of the Black Power movement, and one of the most important Black men of the 20th Century. Born on June 29, 1941, in Port-of-S...

Stokely Carmichael, who later became known as Kwame Ture was the Father of the Black Power movement, and one of the most important Black men of the Century. Born on June in Port-of-S.

[black power] Stokely Carmichael coined the phrase "Black Power." Not known by many but he played an intricate part in the movement.

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[black power] Stokely Carmichael coined the phrase "Black Power." Not known by many but he played an intricate part in the movement. (Later known as Kwame Ture.

Stokely Carmichael (June 29, 1941 – November 15, 1998) was involved in the civil rights movement as a Howard University undergrad when he participated in the 1961 Freedom Rides. After graduation he was an organizer in Lowndes County AL for SNCC become becoming its chairman in 1966. He left SNCC the following year and worked briefly with the Black Panther before leaving the US for Guinea where he changed his name to Kwame Toure in honor of his mentors. #TodayInBlackHistory

Stokely Carmichael–The Evolution of Black Power

Enraged by continuing white violence, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) called for “Black Power” after led by STOKELY CARMICHAEL after James Meredith was shot on the March Against Fear.

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