History A The USA 1945-70

Martin Luther King was an influential man especially from his speech 'I have a dream'

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Black Power Movement

  • Organised free healthcare amd breakfast in poor areas - wore uniform - more effective police force - 1968 black panthers groups in 25 US cities - were meant to be seen intimidating and powerful
  • Martin Luther King
  • Still paced descrimination and violence
  • encouraged black people to get out and vote
  • October 1966 Oakland, California
  • Huey Newton and Bobby Seale setup black panther party which attracted median attention
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