the attica riot, sep 1971
black panther party called in to negotiate a settlement
With the riot at Attica State Correctional Facility worsening the prisoners ask to speak to the Black Panthers, William Kunstler, the Nation of Islam and the Young Lords among others. Bobby Seale and Elbert Big Man Howard were among the Panthers there. They negotiated a peaceful resolution which was undermined by Gov. Nelson Rockefeller who had aspirations beyond mere Governor.
Bobby Seale, Attica State Correctional Facility, 11sep71
elbert 'big man' howard
h. rap brown
party members the lumpen charles garry elaine brown peoples party II
bobby seale jane fonda sds, the left & the panthers l.a. shootout larry clayton powell malcolm x fbi wanted posters