On the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party, some are comparing the party to the Black Lives Matter movement. Shaun King, a Black Lives Matter activist and senior justice writer for the New York Daily News, reacts. King has recently spent time with the party’s co-founder, Bobby Seale. "If you look at where we are now versus where the Black Panther Party was at the same time, I think we’re doing well," King says. Still, he notes, "The Black Lives Matter movement is not a carbon copy of what the Black Panther Party did. How we do what we do will be uniquely different. Our time is different."
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