Stokely Carmichael and Black Power

Stokely Carmichael speaking, circa 1970. Bettmann / Bettmann Archive

Born in 1941 in Trinidad, Stokely Carmichael moved to the US at the age of 11. Once he arrived he set upon a path that permanently changed American society. Listen in and learn how he became the leader of the Black Power movement in this episode.

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Topics in this Podcast: biographies, civil rights, U.S. history, black history, American history, 20th century