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Independent Lens - The First Rainbow Coalition

The First Rainbow Coalition
In 1969, the Chicago Black Panther Party formed alliances across ethnic and racial lines with other community-based movements in the city, including Latino group the Young Lords and southern whites the Young Patriots. Banding together in one of postwar America's most segregated cities to...
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/6aGGIDo08_MUMwzbGi1_PA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In 1969, the Chicago Black Panther Party formed alliances across ethnic and racial lines with other community-based movements in the city, including Latino group the Young Lords and southern whites the Young Patriots. Banding together in one of postwar America's most segregated cities to... /episodes/get/99946 /episode/99946 Independent Lens: The First Rainbow Coalition /episode-player/99946