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    An American Fascism - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (5/8)
    Mr. Conway says, by targeting the Panthers, the FBI and other state and local agencies were functioning as a national secret police. That was COINTELPRO; it carries on under The Patriot Act.
     
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    "The State Targeted the Panthers Because We Were Socialists, Not Because We Were Armed" - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (4/8)
    Mr. Conway says the Panthers were also a threat because they recognized the humanity of and worked with all ethnic groups
     
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