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Revolutionary Reflections From A Black Panther Party Leader

Lessons from Ericka Huggins, who led the Party and developed a school

Ericka Huggins’ life’s work is a testament to “none of us are free until we’re all free.” A life-long educator and the longest-serving female leader in the Black Panther Party, Huggins was the director of the revolutionary Oakland Community School…



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Christina M. Tapper

Rule breaker, champion of women and education, and recovering sports journalist.