Founding/Supervisory Organizations:
• Cuban General Directorate of Intelligence (DGI)
• National Lawyers Guild (NLG)
• Revolutionary Action Movement (RAM)
• Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)
• Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)
Supporting Organizations:
• African National Congress (ANC)
• Communist Algeria
• Communist Angola
• Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)
• Quebec Liberation Front (FLQ)
• National Lawyers Guild (NLG)
• Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)
• Weather Underground Organization (WUO)
• Youth International Party (YIP)

Black Panther Party

Type of Organization:



United States

Ideological cover:

Nationalist (black)


Urban guerrilla warfare; bombings; assassinations; riots

Target countries:

United States


Succeeded by BLA, BGF, CRIPS
Derivative/Controlled Organizations:
• Black Guerrilla Family (BGF)
• Black Liberation Army (BLA)
• Clandestine Revolutionary International Party Soldiers (CRIPS)
Assisted Organizations:
• South-West Africa People’s Organization (SWAPO)