[Marxism] Fred Hampton August 30, 1948 December 4, 1969

Jerry Monaco monacojerry at gmail.com
Mon Dec 4 07:52:30 MST 2006


On 12/3/06, Carrol Cox <cbcox at ilstu.edu> wrote:
>
> In Memory of Fred Hampton,
> Vice-Chairman, Illinois Black Panther Party
>
> Murdered December 4, 1969 by Chicago Police under the direction of the
> Cook County States Attorney
>
> For he was likely, had he been put on,
> To have prov'd most royal . . . .
>
> Carrol Cox



Call it what you will, murder, political assassination, death squad
execution -- it happened in the heart of the U.S. and no one ever paid for
it.  In fact none of the perpetrators, as far as I know, ever seemed to have
suffered guilt or shame for their crimes.

Jerry Monaco



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