Huey Newton Quotes (50 quotes)
In Defense of Self-Defense (20 June 1967)
“The walls, the bars, the guns and the guards can never encircle or hold down the idea of the people.”
To die for the people: the writings of Huey P. Newton (2009 edition), City Lights Publishers
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Born: February 17, 1942
Died: August 22, 1989 (aged 47)
Bio: Huey Percy Newton, was an African-American political and urban activist who, along with Bobby Seale, co-founded the Black Panther Party for Self Defense in 1966.
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