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

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Wed Feb 17 11:28:24 MST 2016


My mistake. I thought it her article appeared in Black Agenda Report.

On 2/17/16 12:52 PM, Jeffrey Masko wrote:
> 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 condemnable."
>
> http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/07/03/ex-black-panther-leader-elaine-brown-slams-stanley-nelson-s-condemnable-documentary.html
>



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