Emory Douglas (born May 24, 1943) worked as the Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party from 1967 until the Party disbanded in the 1980s. His graphic art was featured in most issues of the newspaper  The Black Panther  (which had a peak circulation of 139,000 per week in 1970) As the art director, designer, and main illustrator for  The Black Panther  newspaper, he created images that became icons—representing black American struggles during the 1960s and 1970s.


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