Waiting 'til the Midnight Hour
A Narrative History of Black Power in America
Joseph, Peniel E
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX12484
Examines the Black Panther movement: its grass root political origins, its complicated history with the civil rights movement and the societal factors that fueled it. In separate sections Peniel documents its early beginnings and the reasons for its decline.He investigates the cultural impact the Panthers had on American culture and its diagnosis of American injustice and the difficulty of connecting theory and practice.