AARON DIXON BOOKSIGNING (MY PEOPLE ARE RISING: Memoir of a Black Panther Party Captiain)

In an era of stark racial injustice, Aaron Dixon dedicated his life to revolution, founding the Seattle chapter of the Black Panther Party in 1968 at age nineteen. In My People Are Rising, he traces the course of his own radicalization, and that of a generation. Through his eyes, we witness the courage and commitment of the young men and women who rose up in rebellion, risking their lives in the name of freedom. My People are Rising is an unforgettable tale of their triumphs and tragedies, and the enduring legacy of Black Power. A return engagement, come early and participate in the discussion.

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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 7:00pm

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4327 Degnan Blvd
90008 Los Angeles
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My People Are Rising: Memoir of a Black Panther Party Captain Cover Image
By Aaron Dixon, Judson L. Jeffries (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781608461783
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Published: Haymarket Books - October 9th, 2012

In an era of stark racial injustice, Aaron Dixon dedicated his life to revolution, founding the Seattle chapter of the Black Panther Party in 1968 at age nineteen. In My People Are Rising, he traces the course of his own radicalization, and that of a generation.