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Seven years after the shootings of fred hampton and mark clark by the chicago police, a civil suit reveals the sordid details behind the assassination. In the wake of the black panther party's 50th anniversary, and the anniversary of the state sponsored assassination of one of its rising stars, fred hampton, we spoke. Fred hampton jr (born december 29, 1969) is an african-american political activist and the son of fred hampton sr his father was a black panther who was killed by.
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