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Stokely Carmichael mug shot from the Freedom Riders summer of 1961. He had been arrested for entering a white only cafeteria. He was nineteen.

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Stokely Carmichael, who later became known as Kwame Ture was the Father of the Black Power movement, and one of the most important Black men of the 20th Century. Born on June 29, 1941, in Port-of-S...

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Stokely Carmichael: "In order for non-violence to work, your opponent must have a conscience. The United States has none, has none."

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Stokely Carmichael aka Kwame Ture

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Miriam Makeba & Kwame Ture (formerly Stokely Carmichael)

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Dr. King, Stokely Carmichael & Mukasa Ricks during the “March Against Fear”

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Until the killing of black men, black mother's sons, becomes as important to the rest of the country as the killing of a white mother's son, we who believe in freedom cannot rest until this happens.

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