Fred Hampton and Deborah Johnson

  • Fred Hampton and Deborah Johnson

Michael Gray and Howard Alk documented the early organizing efforts of Illinois Black Panther Party leader Fred Hampton, and his death alongside fellow Panther Mark Clark at the hands of Chicago police at age 21 in 1969, in their 1970 film The Murder of Fred Hampton. It screens for free Wednesday 12/2 at the University of Chicacgo.