S: Leroy Eldridge Cleaver
BC: African American Intellectual & political revolutionary
FC: Guestbook | Leroy Eldridge Cleaver | by Ke'Shera Bond
1: Guests | As a teen Cleaver was involved in petty crime and spent time in detention center. Cleaver was arrested for committing rape and was convicted of assault with intent to murder. While in prison, he wrote a number of philosophical and political essays.
2: Guests | Cleaver realize in prison that he wanted to change everything about him, so he started to follow Malcolm X and the blackpanthers As a top Panther official, he made speeches and sought new members for the growing organization.
3: Black Panther
4: Best known for:
5: The Best Day of Our Lives
6: Died May 1, 1998
7: Cleaver first published Ramparts magazine and then in book form Soul on Ice. The essays in Soul on Ice are divided in four thematic sections: Letters from prison Blood of the Beast Prelude to love White to love, Black man
8: source http://www.answers.com/topic/eldridge-cleaver
9: Leroy was born in Webbaseka, Arkansas