The Life and Death of Fred Hampton: Tuesday 12/4

Tuesday Dec. 4th, 6pm
3747 Minnehaha Avenue

Come and join us for an evening honoring Fred Hampton, NAACP activist and deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party. Hampton was assassinated on December 4th, 1969, during a raid on his home organized by the Illinois State Attorney’s Office, the Chicago Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. We will be screening the 1971 documentary The Murder of Fred Hampton, which will be followed by a community discussion and a candlelight vigil.

Sponsored by:

Twin Cities Save the Kids

Hip Hop Collective, Hamline University

Institute for Critical Animal Studies