Film: The Murder of Fred Hampton

September 24, 2010 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

PSL Syracuse film showing


The Murder of Fred Hampton

This 1971 documentary depicts Hampton’s 1969 murder by Chicago police and the subsequent investigation. The film includes rare footage of public speeches made by Fred Hampton and highlights the social programs he led as the chairman of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party.

Join us for a discussion about the lessons that Fred Hampton taught, and how we can apply them today in our struggle against police brutality and injustice at the Onondaga County “Justice” Center.

PLUS: A report-back from the March to the “Justice” Center. FREE!

For more information:  315-491-6987