Kathleen Neal Cleaver was the first women to be a member of The Black Panther Party's decision-making body. In 1981, she received a full scholarship from Yale University and graduated two years later summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history. Later, she graduated from Yale Law School. She is currently serving as faculty at Emory University School of Law.
Kathleen and Eldridge Cleaver in Algiers after the birth of their first child. The Black Panther Party had established an international section in Algeria during 1969. by Pan-African News Wire File Photos, via Flickr