A beret wearing Panther looks out the passenger window of a cop car.

My People Are Rising: Memoir of a Black Panther Party Captain

by Aaron Dixon Author

Aaron Dixon was a young man radicalized by the violence and oppression of the stark racial injustice in America in the 1960s. In his book My People Are Rising, Dixon recounts his experiences as a Black Panther and the challenges he faced in fighting for racial justice. He also shares the stories of other young people who dedicated their lives to the Black Power movement, and the legacy it had as time passed. A must-read for anyone who cares about social change.