Fact 21 : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Last but not least, and I did save the best for last, fact 20 goes to the courageous Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin was born in Atlanta, Georgia as Michael Luther King Jr, later on he changed his name to Martin. He graduated high school at the young age of 15 and started attending … Continue reading Fact 21 : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

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Fact 20: The Black Panther Party

The Black Panther Party was founded in 1966 in Oakland, California by Bobby Seale and Huey Newton. The group was made for self-defense to patrol and protect blacks neighborhoods from police brutality. Their inspiration of starting the group was Malcolm X, who embraced economic and social issues. Malcolm had such a revolutionary philosophical, militant stance … Continue reading Fact 20: The Black Panther Party