Former Minister of Information for the Black Panther Party. His memoirs, Soul on Ice (1968), established him as one of African American's the most important political figures.
Eldridge Cleaver's Last Gift
A tribute by critic David Horowitz, describing Cleaver's career from his break with Newton to his final television interview.
Frontline: Eldridge Cleaver
In this interview, conducted in the spring of 1997, Eldridge talked with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. about the shoot-out with Oakland police which led to his exile, and looks back at the legacy of the Panthers and the civil rights movement.
Robert Fulford's Column About Eldridge Cleaver
Opinion piece, reprinted from the Globe and Mail, which is centered on Cleaver's book 'Soul on Ice'.
CNN: 'He Was a Symbol': Eldridge Cleaver Dies at 62
In-depth report on Cleaver's life and death. Includes audio clips of former Black Panther members' reactions. (May 01, 1998)
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