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English: Congressman Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. ...

English: Congressman Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. of New York meeting with President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1965 in the Oval Office. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Hang on Baby…’cause this Cat is crazy…say it like it is…

Black Political Swagger, 1969: A Speech by Adam Clayton Powell

Adam Clayton Powell’s 1969 speech at the University of Alabama, on the meaning of Black Power, political power, and the history of dissent in American society… “The American City:  Paradox of Progress”: http://acumen.lib.ua.edu/a/u0008_0000001_0000023_0001.

(This Audio is from The University of Alabama, University Libraries Special Collections, Acumen, http://acumen.lib.ua.edu/)