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Award-winning journalist and political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal provides a compelling insider's account of one of America's most renown radical organizations, the Black Panther Party. Abu-Jamal helped found the Panther's Philadelphia branch and wrote for the Party's national newspaper. Through the Party, Abu-Jamal began his life-long work of building a movement to expose the violence of the state and end entrenched poverty, endemic racism, and police brutality. In We Want Freedom, Abu-Jamal's uniquely powerful, even poetic, voice makes his Black Panther days come alive. With an unsparing critical gaze, he situates the organization within its historical context, a context that included both great revolutionary fervor and great repression.
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Dedication; Preface by Kathleen Cleaver; Chronology; 1. The Origins of the Black Panther Party and the History it Sprang From; 2. The Deep Roots of the Struggle for Black Liberation; 3. A Panther Walks in Philly; 4. The Black Panther Party; 5. "Huey's Party" Grows; 6. A Woman's Party; 7. The Empire Strikes Back: Cointelpro; 8. A Panther's Life; 9. The Split; 10. One, Two, Many Parties; Afterword; Original Documents; Endnotes; Index; About the Author; About South End Press

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Mumia Abu-Jamal, an award-winning journalist and former Black Panther Party member, has been living on death row in a Pennsylvania prison since 1982.

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