Maywood Native Son Focus of Black Panther Retrospective

Friday, November 3, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

A photo of Bill Hampton, a Maywood park district commissioner and brother of Fred Hampton, during a 1974 press conference. The photo, published in the Chicago Reader, is on display in the Movement & Justice Gallery’s “Black Panther Party 50 Year Retrospective.” 

Fred Hampton’s brief, wondrous life as the chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party is the subject of a Chicago gallery’s Black Panther retrospective.

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