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Fred Hampton
Fred Hampton

Fred Hampton’s Childhood Home To Become Community Center To Preserve Black Panther’s Legacy — And Continue Party’s Work

"Judas and the Black Messiah" brought new attention to the family's plight to save the Maywood home, Hampton Jr. said. He also shared his thoughts on the film with Block Club.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Fred Hampton Mural Revamped To Honor Black Panthers — And Give West Side Kids A Lesson On The Struggle For Equality

The mural is a powerful tool to share Hampton's story, since his legacy is largely not being taught in schools, one artist said. "I hope this opens some eyes and some brains."

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

50 Years Ago, Fred Hampton Was Murdered By Police. Each Year, His Loved Ones Tell His Story: ‘This Legacy Is Under Attack’

Fifty years after police killed the chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, his fiancee and friends gathered at the site to remember the revolutionary.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Plans To Turn Historic West Loop Church Into Art Gallery And Restaurant Presented To Neighbors Tuesday

The shuttered Church of the Epiphany, built in 1885, hosted the funerals for slain Black Panther leader Fred Hampton and murdered Chicago Mayor Carter Harrison Sr.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop