Huey Newton - Quotes

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The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the establishments hand. They make the racist secure in his racism. ---->>>

You can jail a Revolutionary, but you can't jail the Revolution. ---->>>

Sometimes if you want to get rid of the gun, you have to pick the gun up. ---->>>

Any unarmed people are slaves, or are subject to slavery at any given moment. ---->>>

Black Power is giving power to people who have not had power to determine their destiny. ---->>>

My fear was not of death itself, but a death without meaning.

My fear was not of death itself, but a death without meaning.

I expected to die. At no time before the trial did I expect to escape with my life. Yet being executed in the gas chamber did not necessarily mean defeat. It could be one more step to bring the community to a higher level of consciousness. ---->>>

There's no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively - I am one with the people.

There's no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively - I am one with the people.

We have two evils to fight, capitalism and racism. We must destroy both racism and capitalism. ---->>>

The revolution has always been in the hands of the young. The young always inherit the revolution. ---->>>

The walls, the bars, the guns and the guards can never encircle or hold down the idea of the people. ---->>>

If you stop struggling, then you stop life. ---->>>

I think what motivates people is not great hate, but great love for other people.

I think what motivates people is not great hate, but great love for other people.

I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images.

I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images.

I have the people behind me and the people are my strength.

I have the people behind me and the people are my strength.

The first lesson a revolutionary must learn is that he is a doomed man. ---->>>

There will be no prison which can hold our movement down. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-17, 1942
Birthplace: Monroe, Louisiana, US
Die: 08-22, 1989
Occupation: Activist
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Dr. Huey Percy Newton (February 17, 1942 – August 22, 1989) was an African-American political activist and revolutionary who, along with Bobby Seale, co-founded the Black Panther Party in 1966. He continued to pursue an education, eventually earning a Ph.D. in social philosophy. In 1989 he was shot and killed in Oakland, California (wikipedia)