A different view of the Black Panthers

The students in this part of the RUNDNC2012 project were asked to think about leadership.  They learned about leaders who made a difference on Charlotte's Westside.  And then, they created stories about the leaders who inspire them today.

By Janelle S. Martin, JCSU

The Black Panther movement produced stark images,  usually of violence.  JCSU's Janelle S. Martin focuses on one man who was a non-violent leader …  and talks about why he inspired her to lead with a heart.