State Political Repression of the Black Panther Party (Tactic, Target, Impact)

  • HarassmentAll Party Members — Disrupted daily organizing
  • Arrest and DetentionAll Party Members — Drained bail funds; removed activist from needed organizing; provided police agencies with surveillance opportunities; harassment and political imprisonment
  • SurveillanceAll Party Members and Activities — Intelligence gathering by both physical and electronic means
  • Snitch-JacketingParty Leaders, Allies, and Supporters — Discredited the targeted individual by suggesting he/she was an informant or agent provocateur; provided general disinformation
  • Forged LettersParty Leaders — provided recipient with disinformation regarding a potential threat to his/her position or life; discredited others
  • Paid Informants and Undercover FBI/Police AgentsAll Party Members — Provided the FBI and local police with physical surveillance and gathered intelligence; provided testimony, often perjured, in Panther trials
  • Agents/ProvocateursAll Party Members — Exacerbated both existing internal and external problems with other groups; created new problems
  • AssassinationParty Leaders — Eliminated key activists through state murder
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