Tribute to "Fred Hampton" of the Illinois Chapter of the 'Black Panther Party.'

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Tribute to 

Fred Hampton

 of the Illinois Chapter of 

the Black Panther Party, 

in 
The Black Panther, 

Vol. 5, No. 23 (December 5, 1970).


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The Assassination of Fred Hampton How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther 1 of 3




When Fred Hampton was assassinated he was merely 21 years old, and sleeping in his bed with his pregnant wife.

Hampton also possessed unique community organizing talents and resources, not only he could work with gangs and bring peace in tha Hood, he had already formulated the notion of a "Rainbow Coalition" years before Jesse Jackson. And had writings on shop floor organizing as well.