Civil Rights & Social Justice

Fred Hampton was only 21 years old when he was killed on Dec. 4, 1969, but his political, social and revolutionary legacy stands the test of time through these following quotes.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

On Dec. 4, 1969, the 21-year-old chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party was murdered by Chicago police.

Good News

The Chicago home where revolutionary activist Fred Hampton spent his childhood years has received landmark status.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

Mark Clark’s sister remembers her brother and Fred Hampton were killed.

The Chicago police is notoriously corrupt.

At the risk of offending my buddy Dubs—who understandably doesn’t like seeing his government name in print—I’ve gotta reproduce this stellar piece of insight he hit a bunch of us with in an e-mail earlier today.