Saturday, November 18, 2017

Huey P. Newton

Huey P. Newton is an African American Activist and revolutionary who, along with Bobby Seale that happens to be a Political Activist.

Huey is also co-found the Black Panther Party in 1966. Newton happened to continued to pursue and education, eventually a PH.D. in social philosophy. Huey was shot and assassinated in Oakland California in 1989.

His early life was he was a social activist and Huey was born in February 17, 1942 in Monroe, Louisiana. Mr. Newton was helping with the establish the African American political organization the Black Panther Party and he became the leader figure in the Black Power Movement of the 1960's.

When Mr. Huey was only a toddler his parents and his youngest seven sibling where moving to Oakland California. Though later stating he was close to his only family, the youngster had a hard time in there early life which was reflected in a highly erratic behavior in schools and on the streets.

Huey got himself arrested because he was the previous year for allegedly murdering a police officer during a traffic stop.

The Black panthers wanted to improve life in the black communities and took a stance against the police brutality in urban neighborhoods by mostly white police officers. The members of the group would go to arrest in progress which and watch the abuse.

 Panther member ultimately clashed police several times. The parties treasurer, Bobby Hutton was murdered while he was still a teenager during one of these conflict in 1968 

Later Huey was Convicted as of a voluntary manslaughter and the sentence was Huey was in prison for 15 years. But public pressure free Huey out of prison and he became a popular slogan of that day and helped the newton's cost.

Newton was Free getting out of prison in 1970 after an appeals process deemed that incorrect deliberation procedures had been implemented during the trail.

Huey parents names are Walter Newton and Armelia Johnson and his siblings names are Melvin Newton, Leola Newton, Doris Newton, Myrtle Lee Newton, Lee Edward Newton and Walter Newton Jr.

Online line one of his brother name just say Walter Newton and Walton Newton is also Huey Newton's father so that means Huey brothers name is Walter Newton Jr.

The is the cartoon called the Boondocks and This cartoon character Huey Freeman was name after the real person Huey P. Newton that is what I read.

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