[Marxism] Fwd: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution Full Film | Video | Independent Lens | PBS

Jeffrey Masko j.alan.masko at gmail.com
Wed Feb 17 10:52:11 MST 2016

It is also been criticised by Elaine Brown:

"In his film *The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution*, black
documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson slices and dices the history of the
Black Panther Party into a two-dimensional palliative for white people and
Negroes who are comfortable in America’s oppressive status quo.  His film,
a collage of personalized vignettes by erstwhile and self-professed Party
members, culminating in the complete excoriation of the Party’s guiding
genius, Huey P. Newton, is at once shocking and disappointing. It is also


On Wed, Feb 17, 2016 at 8:49 AM, Louis Proyect via Marxism <
marxism at lists.csbs.utah.edu> wrote:

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> This documentary has created some controversy, being attacked on Black
> Agenda Report. I will be writing a review momentarily but invite comrades
> to watch it here:
> http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/videos/the-black-panthers-vanguard-of-the-revolution/
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J.A. Masko
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