'Self Respect, Self Defense, Self Determination: A Conversation with Kathleen Cleaver & Mabel Williams' (introduced by Angela Davis)
Self Respect, Self Defense, Self Determination:
A Conversation with Kathleen Cleaver & Mabel Williams (introduced by Angela Davis)
Freedom Archives, 2004, 72 min.
Mabel Williams, with her late husband Robert F Williams (author of "Negroes With Guns"), met with Malcolm X, Ho Chi Minh, Che Guevara and Mao Tse Tung to help internationalize support for the Black Liberation Movement. Kathleen Cleaver was Communications Secretary and the first woman Central Committee member of the Black Panther Party, also lived in exile, gathering worldwide support for the BBP. These two inspiring women of the 60s Black liberation struggle share their personal experiences - resisting the KKK and police repression, forced exile and their international experiences in Third World nations - And how their history relates to the struggle today. Moderated by Rachel Herzing of Critical Resistance, and introduced by Angela Davis.
Part of the 4th Annual Black Panther Film Festival: "Endangered Species & Political Prisoners", produced by the Black Panther Commemoration Committee, NY in conjunction with Maysles Cinema. Screenings and events Friday, September 28th Saturday, September 29th & Friday, October 5th Saturday, October 6th.
5. WE WANT education for our people that exposes the true nature of this decadent American society. We want education that teaches us our true history and our role in the present-day society.
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New York, NY 10027
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