‘The Murder of Fred Hampton’

Writing in the New York Times, critic A.H. Weiler called this 1971 documentary “a┬ádisturbingly somber illustration of some of the ills that beset us and our social system,” and “an unleavened indictment of Edward V. Hanrahan, the Illinois State’s Attorney, the policemen in the raid and the Chicago political Establishment.” “The Murder of Fred Hampton” is a must-watch for anyone looking to understand the context … Continue reading ‘The Murder of Fred Hampton’