Africa Today

Africa Today – August 6, 2007

Interview with Dr. Curtis Austin, author of Up Against the Wall – Violence in the Making and Unmaking of the Black Panther Party (2006)

Curtis Austin’s book uses rare interviews to chronicle the role of violence in the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense and the use of government violence and COINTELPRO to destroy the Black Panther Party.

Interview by Walter Turner

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