THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF DHORUBA BIN WAHAD
Featuring selected media, lectures, and writings of Dhoruba bin Wahad, former leading member of the Black Panther Party. Once a Political Prisoner in the USA for nineteen years, Bin Wahad is a long time Pan-African activist, writer, and lecturer.
Passin’ It On
Part indictment, part redemption tale, the film offers startling insight into the role of the Black Panther Party in a social revolution, and the New York Police Department and the FBI’s devious targeting of one of the organization’s most fervent leaders—Dhoruba Bin Wahad (born Richard Moore). “A visually compelling film that speaks of a movement, not only a man” (NPR).
COINTELPRO, presumably set up to protect national security and prevent violence, actually engaged in other actions “which had no conceivable rational relationship to either national security or violent activity.” The unexpressed major premise of much of COINTELPRO is that the Bureau (FBI) has a role in maintaining the existing social order, and that its efforts should be aimed toward “combating those who threaten that order.”
A History through the life of Dhoruba Bin Wahad
The Bureau [FBI] would take actions against individuals and organizations simply because they were critical of government policy. The Church committee report gives examples of such actions, violations of the right of free speech and association, where the FBI targeted people because they opposed U.S. foreign policy, or criticized the Chicago police actions at the 1968 Democratic National Convention….
Original Panther DBW stabbed in back by National Action Network & NAACP
Original Panther Dhoruba Bin Wahad stabbed in back by National Action Network & NAACP
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