12/4/69 - Illinois Black Panther Party Chairman Fred Hampton and Defense Captain Mark Clark murdered in cold blood by Chicago police

- Illinois Black Panther Party Chairman Fred Hampton and Defense Captain Mark Clark murdered in cold blood by Chicago police

“Dare to Struggle, Dare to Win. If you don’t struggle, damn it, you don’t deserve to win!” - Fred Hampton.

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Bobby Seale’s trial helped give way for Fred Hampton to lead. Chicago Tribune via Getty Images.

Fred Hampton founded the Chicago chapter of the Black Panther party establishing a free breakfast program for children, free medical clinics, and persuaded the street gangs to stop forming a 'Rainbow Coalition.' The Church Committee proved that Hampton’s body guard was an FBI informant for Cointelpro. Prior to the raid which resulted in the death of Hampton he provided detailed information on the apartment. The majority of shots fired into the apartment were aimed towards Hampton’s bedroom.

Fred Hampton - African-American activist and deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party.

Fred Hampton, was deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party. He was assassinated while sleeping in his apartment during a raid by police. He was unable to wake up as a result of the barbiturates that the FBI infiltrator had slipped into his drink.

Fred Hampton, deputy chairman of the Illinois Black Panthers, was assassinated while sleeping in his apartment during a raid by police. He was unable to wake up as a result of the barbiturates that the FBI infiltrator had slipped into his drink.

Fred Hampton. Gone before his time to reign. Probably one of the greatest leaders that never had the chance to shine. RIP

Gone before his time to reign. Probably one of the greatest leaders that never had the chance to shine.

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Fred Hampton quotes - I believe I'm going to die doing the things I was born to do. I believe I'm going to die a revolutionary in the international revolutionary proletarian struggle.

You can jail a revolutionary, but you can't jail the revolution. -Fred Hampton (artwork by Emory Douglas)

Revolutionary, Fred Hampton: “You can kill the revolutionary but, you can’t kill the revolution.

Fred Hampton was a leader in the Black Panther Party who was assassinated by the police. He was a leader like few others. His speeches are amazing and I highly recommend Democracy Now!’s coverage of the 45th anniversary of his assassination if you want to learn more about him.

Fred Hampton was a leader in the Black Panther Party who was assassinated by the…

Fred Hampton, chairman of the Black Panther Party in Illinois was killed by the Chicago police on December 4, 1969.

Fred Hampton, chairman of the Black Panther Party in Illinois was killed by the Chicago police and FBI on December

Fred Hampton by Alan Copeland, Berkeley Tribe (1969) Who Killed Fred? You Can Kill the Revolutionary But You Can’t Kill the Revolution

Fred Hampton by Alan Copeland, Berkeley Tribe Who Killed Fred? You Can Kill the Revolutionary But You Can’t Kill the Revolution

Poster, 5 December 1970. The quote is from Fred Hampton, leader of the Chicago chapter of the Panthers, who was shot dead during a police raid in 1969.

Poster, 5 December The quote is from Fred Hampton, leader of the Chicago chapter of the Panthers, who was shot dead during a police raid in

“The Black Panther Raid” (12/4/1969) from Chicago Days: 150 Defining Moments in the Life of a Great City. Black Panther Party leaders Fred Hampton and Mark Clark were shot and killed by officers. Themes (Fear & Supervision): Though the police claimed they were attacked by heavily armed Panthers, an investigation showed that most bullets fired were from police weapons. Interest: The incident symbolizes prejudice against African-Americans and a lack of restraint by a largely white police…

Comrade Fred Hampton, chair of the Illinois Black Panther Party, assassinated by the FBI and Chicago Police on December Art by Jacob Flom

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