Essay about The Black Panther Party, By Huey P. Newton
• Creators of the Black Panther Party
The Black Panther Party was created by Huey P. Newton and Robert George ‘Bobby’ Seale. Huey P. Newton was born on February 17th, 1942, in Monroe, Louisiana. Huey P. Newton was influenced by Plato’s book, ‘Republic,’ and later Franz Fanon and Malcolm X. Mr Newton was later murdered on August 22nd, 1989 at age 47 by Tyrone Robinson. Bobby Seale born Robert George ‘Bobby’ Seale on October 22nd, 1986, and living at the age of 79 turning 80 this year. Both men were heavily influenced by Malcolm X’s ideology which demanded black people be armed to defend themselves. The two met at a rally protesting the Kennedy Administration 's blockade of Cuba. They became friends and later on in 1966 formed the Black Panther Party.
• Early stages of the party (Purpose)
During the early stages of the Black Panther Party,…