Stokely Carmichael


Howard University, Washington D.C.

Graduation Date: 1964

Major: Philosophy


National Chairmen (May 1966-April 1967)

Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (Greensboro, North Carolina)

  • Participated in the Freedom Summer (summer 1964)

  • Assisted blacks to register to vote

Prime Minister (February 1968- July 1969)

Black Panther Party (Oakland, California)

  • Organized rallys to spread awareness in the south


Book “Black Power: The Politics of Liberation” (1968)

Book “Stokely Speaks: From Black Power to Pan-Africanism” (1971)

Book “Ready for Revolution”

Professional Associations

Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)

Black Panther Party


Martin Luther King jr.- Civil Rights Activist that fought next to Stokely Carmichael during the Freedom Summer.

Thurgood Marshall- Attended Howard university with Stokely Carmichael

James Meredith- Leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.