Majority Report Contributor Michael Brooks is hosting the show today. In this clip, we watch activist Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party and deputy chairman of the national BPP give a speech to a roomfull of people on the devastating effects of racial divisions and infighting within the working class. Hampton was assassinated while sleeping during a raid by the Chicago PD in 1969.

Michael Brooks is the host of the Michael Brooks Show, Contributor and co-host of the Majority Report and co-host of 2 Dope Boys & a Podcast. He appears regularly as an analyst on outlets including The Young Turks, Al Jazeera, CCTV, Mixed Mental Arts, Huffpost Live and Ring of Fire. His writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Al Monitor and PSFK.