Marshall "Eddie" Conway was convicted of killing a Baltimore police officer in 1970, but always maintained he was framed
Editor’s note: Stokely Carmichael’s activism helped found the Black Panther Party, and his work on voter registration transformed the South and allied him with Martin Luther King Jr. and other civil rights leaders. Carmichael’s brilliant...Show More Summary
The New Black Panther Party rally at the Sabine County Courthouse in Hemphill, TX protesting findings in the death of Alfred Wright. The New Black Panther Party marched to the Sabine Courthouse in Hemphfield, Texas to make some serious allegations regarding the death of Alfred Wright. Show More Summary
I was in the fifth grade when I cried over Tupac getting killed, and in the sixth when the list of Black Panther demands—food, shelter, clothing—first went up on my bedroom wall. Never mind that I had all three in abundance growing up in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, or that it would be several summers before I’d even visit the U.S. and a decade before I’d know it intimately.
On Friday, CR readers were asked to "Name Five Break-Ups From The Comics." This is how they responded. Tom Spurgeon 1. Scott Summers and Jean Grey (New X-Men) 2. Black Panther and Storm (Avengers Vs. X-Men) 3. Maggie Chascarillo and Casey (100 Rooms) 4. Show More Summary
Formed in April 1968, the Seattle Black Panthers were the first Panther chapter to exist outside of California. Along with their ideological protests, the Seattle Panthers did a lot of real-world good, launching a series of programsShow More Summary
Five For Friday #367: Name Five Break-Ups From The Comics; Use This Format 1. Scott Summers and Jean Grey (New X-Men) 2. Black Panther and Storm (Avengers Vs. X-Men) 3. Maggie Chascarillo and Casey (100 Rooms) 4. Princess Mari and Arcturus Rann (Micronauts) 5. Show More Summary
A Game of Thrones star says the show could become a movie. David Fincher is remaking the British series Utopia in the U.S. Find out why Cap's costume is changing in Captain America 2. A new promo may have answered a major Walking Dead question. And a familiar face is coming to Person of Interest. Spoilers now! Read more...
Stan Lee responds to "Thor 3" and "Captain America 3" being announced and teases Black Panther, Inhumans and Doctor Strange movies to Zap2it.
FYI, your nephew may be a world-renowned international kitty supermodel, but when it comes to coaching kitty (and human) models, he’s not exactly Miss J. I took my new Halogen Katrina Booties out for a spin this afternoon, and when I asked Tabs for a few quick modeling pointers, he wasn’t much help. Show More Summary
Opinionated, brash, and often very confrontational, Tupac’s throwback personality felt more like a modern revolutionary, which is easily comprehendible when I found out he was raised by parents who were members of the Black Panther Party.
Some folks, you just can’t please, can you? The nation’s largest police union is blasting President Obama for choosing an attorney who defended a cop murderer—and member of the radical Black Panthers—to head a key division at the Justice...Show More Summary
In 1982, former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal was convicted of murdering Philadelphia Police Officer Daniel Faulkner. Abu-Jamal never...
Portugal remains in a state of mourning this week following the passing of football legend Eusebio, and the outpouring of emotion towards the Black Panther from all quarters has been heartfelt and constant. Within that context, the first few days after Eusebio’s passing saw a coming together of football fans throughout Portugal and Lisbon in particular, with [...]
This was a Christmas present from my mom-in-law, and I absolutely love it! It’s a bold bib necklace that looks great with black or white tops. In this pic below I’m wearing it with the black and gold Panthere dress from Anthropologie,...Show More Summary
The production has added extras casting director J.P. van der Merwe. What does this mean for the long-awaited arrival of this popular Marvel character? [...]
Left of Black S4:E14: How Black Power Transformed Soul Music Left of Black host and Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal is joined via Skype by Rickey Vincent, author of Party Music: The Inside Story of the Black Panthers’ Band and How Black Power Transformed Soul Music (Chicago Review Press). Show More Summary
While principal photography for the sequel to arguably the biggest superhero film in history will be at London’s Pinewood Studios–where Marvel also shot Captain America: The First Avenger, Thor: The Dark World and Guardians of the Galaxy–at least a portion of Avengers: Age of Ultron will apparently be filmed in Cape Town, South Africa (more after the jump). Last […]
The Independent had a great story the other day of a big cat on the loose in Epping Forest, Essex - a black panther by the look of the thing from a safe distance.And it did indeed turn out to be a sleek and beautiful specimen of the species Panthera Pardus - except that it was a stuffed toy carefully placed on the branch of a tree. Show More Summary