Black Panther Rally of Fire (Updated over a year ago)
A KQED News report from San Francisco on January 5th 1969, which features a rally and speeches in support of the Black Panther Party. Muhammad Ali is seen addressing the large crowds, pointing out that: "Those of you who are white … have many white leaders who can speak for you. You have many whites in power who have the billions and trillions of dollars to help you. But Black people also need a spokesman!" Ends with an address to supporters of Huey P. Newton by Bobby Seale.
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on August 22, 2012.
- Originally aired on: KQED
- Date aired: 5/1/69
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w co-magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: NCPB/KQED
- Duration: 3:06
- Type of material: archival news film
- KQN 312.mp4 (25.41 MB – MPEG4 video)
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