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The Black Panther Party

“Us living as we do upside-down
And the new word to have is revolution
People don't even want to hear the preacher spill or spiel
Because God's whole card has been thoroughly piqued
And America is now blood and tears instead of milk and honey
……………..America was a bastard
And a rapist known as freedom, free-DOOM
Democracy, liberty, and justice were revolutionary code names……….
WHO WILL SURVIVE IN AMERICA?
WHO WILL SURVIVE IN AMERICA?
WHO WILL SURVIVE IN AMERICA?
WHO WILL SURVIVE IN AMERICA?” - Gil Scott Heron
Freedom or free-doom is the pejorative option that confronts many group and individuals in this society such as The Black Panther Party. For centuries, exploitation and socio- economic decay of certain ethnic group has continually been indigenous tool of European colonialism with present day society reflecting this same ideology. The economic substructure often illustrate important core concepts within society, the mean of production is ultimate detriment of all of aspect and all its populous dynamics. The capitalistic nature of American society in juxtaposition to the exploitative mean of production is unsatisfactory for many and truly beneficial for some. Many individuals being exploited believed this to be self-evident, with labor and taxation being the oppressors mean of production. To truly understand to political organization of a party one understand its economic intention.
The way in which history has unfolded has been purely economic; the mitigation of the black population in has been systemic. The canonicity of slavery and Jim Crow laws detailed the contagion of discrimination intrinsic to American capitalism. Many freedom groups during the period of slavery and the civil rights movement exalted their manifestos of liberation in an attempt quell their indignation towards the system of oppression that they…...

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