The Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party
book is historic for its 100+ photos and 50+ oral
histories. To date, the historic book tour has hosted 20
women from the book who shared their stories on panels,
during book signings, and in conversations with the
audience. I traveled to each of these events to document
However, that did not feel like enough. I wanted to
establish a marker for this moment during which women
are speaking about their experiences in their own words.
As a historian and content creator, I wanted to find a
way to commemorate this historic book and tour.
I designing a Comrade Sisters Women of the BPP
t-shirt that lists the 2022 and 2023 event dates and
locations on the back. I print, press, and ship each one
with the care I have spent over the past 30 years doing
BPP research and getting to know Party members and their
Shop ADLE also sells copies of the book and the study
guide. All proceeds support my work to continue
archiving and sharing Party history.