Annotation

Quote from the back of the disc:

"The most effective weapon is the Media"
Selections from the White Panther Party & The Rainbow People's Party Central Planning Committee Meetings and archive 1967-1971
Source material from the John & Leni Sinclair Library at the Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan
Book Beat Gallery, 26010 Greenfield, Oak Park, MI 48237

Additional background on the subject of these recordings:
http://makemyday.free.fr/whitepanthers.htm

Annotation last modified on 2012-12-14 09:02 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Learning the Language - WPP Central Committee Meetings, c. Fall 1968, but probably later.
Pun Plamondon, Gary Grimshaw 0:25
2 How To Set Up a Chapter
Skip Taube, John Sinclair 1:32
3 Music Is a Revolutionary Force
Jesse Crawford, Pun Plamondon, Bob Rudnick, John Sinclair, David Sinclair, Gary Grimshaw, Genie Plamondon 3:37
4 Culture & Politics
Jesse Crawford, Pun Plamondon, Bob Rudnick, John Sinclair, David Sinclair, Gary Grimshaw, Genie Plamondon 7:38
5 The Connecting Link
Jesse Crawford, Pun Plamondon, Bob Rudnick, John Sinclair, David Sinclair, Gary Grimshaw, Genie Plamondon 1:29
6 Black Panthers & White Panthers
Jesse Crawford, Pun Plamondon, Bob Rudnick, John Sinclair, David Sinclair, Gary Grimshaw, Genie Plamondon 2:56
7 Tit for Tat
Jesse Crawford, Pun Plamondon, Bob Rudnick, John Sinclair, David Sinclair, Gary Grimshaw, Genie Plamondon 0:32
8 The Poem For Warner Stringfellow
John Sinclair 6:25
9 Living In The Woods
Pun Plamondon 3:34
10 Youth International Party
Genie Plamondon 0:43
11 The Sun - Alternative Newspaper, WXYZ-TV News Report c. 1969
[news report] 1:45
12 A Lot Of Shit Is Going Down
John Sinclair & Leni Sinclair 1:25
13 The Music Scene Is Happening (telephone interview with Russ Gibb on WKNR-FM, c. 1968)
John Sinclair 1:52
14 Report From The Road (WABX c. 1968)
John Sinclair 0:34
15 SRC at Silverbell Hideout Radio Spot c. 1968
John Sinclair 0:40
16 Grand Funk (WABX c. 1970)
Dan Carlyle & Frank Bach 2:07
17 Yin & Yang (WABX c. 1970)
Dan Carlyle & Frank Bach 1:04
18 Great Black Music (c. 1970)
Joseph Jarman & David Fenton 5:06
19 Bad Vibrations (Youth & Drugs Seminar, Hill Auditorium)
[unknown] 0:51
20 Plans For The Summer (Interview on WKNR-FM c. 1970)
Gary Grimshaw, David Sinclair, Leni Sinclair, Jesse Crawford 5:38
21 Weather Report
Bernardine Dohrn 4:11
22 Letter in Exile
Pun Plamondon & David Sinclair 2:05
23 Media Phenomenon in Michigan (Rainbow People's Party Central Committee Meeting, December 1971)
John Sinclair, David Sinclair 1:24
24 This Just Clears Your Head Up (RPP Central Committee Meeting, December 7, 1971)
Leni Sinclair, David Sinclair, Pun Plamondon, John Sinclair, Genie Plamondon 1:27
25 On The Women's Movement (RPP)
David Sinclair, Anne Lavasseur, Genie Plamondon 1:21
26 I Wanna Freakize 'Em (RPP, Winter 1971)
John Sinclair, Leni Sinclair 1:02
27 Prison Interview (c. 1970)
Bobby Seale 5:47
28 Interview with The Up (for the People's Communication Committee, Ann Arbor, c. 1970)
Frank Bach, Bob Rasmussen, Gary Rasmussen, Anne Lavasseur 0:44
29 Observing John (on John Sinclair, c. 1969=70)
Peter Werbe 1:34
30 Zenta Philosophy (c. 1969?)
Jesse Crawford 1:50

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