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(born 1935, Wabbaseka, near Little Rock, Ark., U.S.—died May 1, 1998, Pomona, Calif.) American black militant whose autobiographical volume Soul on Ice (1968) is a classic statement of black alienation in the United States. Cleaver was an inmate of correctional institutions in California almost constantly from his junior high school days until 1966 for crimes ranging from possession of marijuana to assault with intent to murder. While in prison, he supplemented his incomplete education with wide reading and became a follower of the Black Muslim separatist Malcolm X. He also began writing the essays that would eventually be collected in Soul on Ice, and whose publication in Ramparts magazine helped him win parole in 1966. After being paroled, Cleaver met Huey Newton and Bobby Seale, who had just founded the Black Panther Party in Oakland, Calif. Cleaver soon became the party's minister of information. The publication in 1968 of Soul on Ice, a collection of angry memoirs in which Cleaver traced his political evolution while denouncing American racism, made him a leading black radical spokesman. In April 1968, however, he was involved in a shoot-out in Oakland between Black Panthers and police that left one Panther dead and Cleaver and two police officers wounded. Faced with reimprisonment after the shoot-out, Cleaver jumped bail in November 1968 and fled first to Cuba and then to Algeria. Having broken with the Panthers in 1971 and grown disillusioned with communism, Cleaver returned voluntarily to the United States in 1975. The charges against him were dropped in 1979 when he pled guilty to assault in connection with the 1968 shoot-out and was put on five years' probation. In his later years Cleaver proclaimed himself a born-again Christian and a Republican, engaged in various business ventures, and struggled with an addiction to cocaine.


 
Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther (1970)
Mis en ligne pour Multitudes Iskra, Télé Dialectique en continu: http://worldtv.com/multitudes Blog: http://multitudes-iskra.blogspot.com Un film de William Klein, ...
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Eldridge Cleaver speaking at UCLA 10/4/1968
From the archives of the UCLA Communications Studies Department. Digitized 2013. The views and ideas expressed in these videos are not necessarily shared ...
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Eldridge Cleaver 1981 BYU Freedom Festival Speech
www.UtahsRepublic.org - In 1981, Eldridge Cleaver spoke at the BYU Freedom Festival about his conversion from being the Marxist, atheist, spokesman for the ...
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Eldridge Cleaver: Soul on Ice-Letters from Prison (audio book pt1)
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Kathleen Cleaver and Natural Hair
Kathleen Cleaver of the Black Panther Party breaks down "Why we wear our hair like this", 1968. the beauty of Natural afro textured hair. Black is beautiful!
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Off the Pigs! (1968) - Full
This is one of the first films made about the Panthers. It contains interviews with Party leaders Huey Newton and Eldridge Cleaver describing why the Party was ...
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PANTHER (1995) Full Movie
Panther is a 1995 film directed by Mario Van Peebles, from a screenplay adapted by his father, Melvin Van Peebles, from his novel of the same name. The film ...
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Black Liberation Theory: Eldridge Cleaver on American Neo-Colonial Oppression
Eldridge Cleaver (1935-1998) was writer, radical intellectual, Black liberation theorist and Minister of Information of the Black Panther Party (1967-1971).
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Eldridge Cleaver on Blacks in America (October 18, 1968)
Shared with permission from the resourceful http://malcolmxfiles.blogspot.ca/.
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Takeez Feat. F.A.I.M.E-Eldridge Cleaver(LastOfADyingBreed)
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Eldridge Cleaver on Bobby Hutton
In Leaving Cleaver , Eldridge describes the night Lil Bobby Hutton was murdered by Oakland police & some of their regret.
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Eldridge Cleaver (28-7- 68)
http://www.discogs.com/Eldridge-Cleaver-Soul-On-Wax/release/818138.
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Eldridge Cleaver:Soul on Ice - White Woman,Black Man (pt8 audio bk)
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Eldridge Cleaver returns to the U.S.
Black Panther activist Eldridge Cleaver (newsman Eric Sevareid is the guy in the thumbnail) returns to the U.S. in late 1975 unhappy about his experiences ...
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Republican Eldridge Cleaver-Charlie Rose Interview Part 1
During Mr. Cleaver's run for the Republican office of California Senator, probably 1984, but I'm not sure exactly. The Issues are startling for their continued ...
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Eldridge Cleaver - Definition of PIGS (69)
source: www.youtube.com/watch?v=HazGqy-OgCE I turned up the sound level a bit.
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Black Liberation Theory: Eldridge Cleaver on the Definition of PIGS
Eldridge Cleaver (1935-1998) was writer, radical intellectual, Black liberation theorist and Minister of Information of the Black Panther Party (1967-1971).
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Huey! (1968) [Black Panther Party Documentary Film] HD
Documentary film produced by American Documentary Films and the Black Panther Party from 1968, honoring Huey P. Newton's struggle for Afrikan human ...
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Eldridge Cleaver
Clip of Cleaver in 1967 while still a member of The Black Panther Party.
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Bro. Dick Gregory on Huey Newton & Eldridge Cleaver BEing Agents 11/24/2013
"Bro. Dick Gregory on Huey Newton & Eldridge Cleaver BEing 'Agents' & Political Prisoners" 11/24/2013 Support The W.E. A.L.L B.E. Movement!!! Donate ...
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