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Black History Month Free Lecture

Black Power Revolt of 1960's A Public Forum with Aaron Dixon, former Black Panther Captain

Aaron Dixon is one of the co-founders of the Seattle chapter of the Black Panther Party. He has since founded Central House, a nonprofit that provides transitional housing for youth, and was one of the cofounders of the Cannon House, a senior assisted-living facility. Dixon ran for U.S. Senate on the Green Party ticket in 2006.

Hosted by the UMass Boston International Socialist Organization, Africana Studies Department, African Student Union, American Studies Department, and Political Science Department.

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