Black Panther alumni celebrated the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Party in 2016. In this informal census we present the names of those who are still in prison, who were recently released and who died while incarcerated.
Text:Akiba SolomonIllustration: Erin ZipperDec 31, 201612:24PM EST
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