"Anarchist Panther" Ashanti Alston is a former member of the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army, and an ex-political prisoner. In this recorded talk from 2006, he discusses struggles for self-determination and community autonomy in both the African American and Latino communities. Drawing from his own history, he examines the intersections and solidarity between these communities. He also discusses the critical role of popular education strategies used by the Black Panthers and more recently the Zapatista communities of Chiapas, Mexico.
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