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Memes, Sensational, and Yale University: Yale to Host Black Panther Party" to Celebrate Black History Month PANTHER MOTHER PO @17thsoulja The shindig, to be held on campus the schoolโ€™s African-American House (known as Af-Am House), and sponsored by the African American Cultural Center is designed to celebrate the BlackPanther organizationโ€™s 50th anniversary, and to help students at the school come face-to-face with the history of black activism.Yale University itself has a long history of support for the Black Panthers .In 1970, the sensational โ€œBlack Panther Trialsโ€ took place in New Haven, CT, where Yale is located. Nine Black Panthers were tried on various charges.During the sensational trials, Black Panther members and supporters were hosted in Yale dorms and given free meals in Yaleโ€™s dining halls. Future first lady Hillary Rodham was also on hand to โ€œmonitorโ€ the trials for civil right violations. More recently, Yale students were given the opportunity โ€“ by the AACC โ€“ to travel to a 50th anniversary Black Panther conference, where they โ€œlearn[ed] about the history and legacy of the Black Panther Party.โ€ The students will share that knowledge at a session also scheduled during February. โ€œMost critically conscious black people in America would say black history in America has always been a perpetual struggle,โ€ the Assistant Director of Yaleโ€™s Afro-American Cultural Center Shane Lloyd told the Yale Daily News โ€œAlthough the conditions might change, the struggle is always a persistent aspect of Black life, along with resilience and creative resistance.โ€ 17thsoulja BlackIG17th

The shindig, to be held on campus the schoolโ€™s African-American House (known as Af-Am House), and sponsored by the African American Cultural...

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