Civil War Jesse James fought the Jayhawkers from Lawrence, Ks. Kansas was a free state where many Black families moved to be safe. Part of Missouri was for slave owners - mostly in the southern part and the northern Missourians generally went with the Abolitionists. James gang fought for the south.
George Lester Jackson (September 23, 1941 – August 21, 1971) was an African-American left-wing activist, Marxist, author, a member of the Black Panther Party, and co-founder of the Black Guerrilla Family while incarcerated.
On August 22, 1989, Huey P. Newton was shot to death by Tyrone Robinson, a member of the Black Guerrilla Family, in West Oakland, CA. Click through for video interviews of Huey and commentary about his death.
This flag was dropped by one of Quantrill's Raiders during the Sept 7, 1862 raid on Olathe, KS. The article also calls into question the unsubstantiated stories about the black flag with the misspelled "QUANTRELL" emblazoned across it.