|Watch either Malcolm X or the Black Panthers AND Chisholm ’72 or Free Angela.
After watching the films, discuss how Black Power changed the direction of the civil rights movement. How did it affect people’s day to day life? There is often a negative association about Black Power, Black Panthers, etc. in popular culture today. After thinking about some of their ideas, do you agree or disagree with this opinion? Black women were faced with the double bind of racism and sexism. What specific problems did they have to deal with that black men did not? Explain.