Thursday, February 15, 2018 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Power to the People! Join the Community Minority Cultural Center of Lynn Now, almost 50 years after the founding of the Panthers, we find ourselves at the start of a new movement for justice and equality led, yet again, by young people. What the Panthers were fighting for were things that are still issues today-from police brutality, substandard schools and substandard housing to disenchantment with the political system. Come and reflect on the Black Panther Party and consider the similarities--and differences--between what the Panthers tried to build and the new movement that is taking shape today.