Posts tagged "black panthers"

Former Black Panther Assata Shakur Becomes First Woman On FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorist List

Assata Shakur, an ex member of the Black Panthers who escaped from prison and fled to Cuba in 1979, has officially been added to the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorist list, making her the first woman ever. Shakur -- born JoAnne Byron (married name Chesimard) -- was a member of the Black Panthers and the Black Liberatio…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 3, 2013