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  Ferguson, Herman
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AffiliationFreedom & Peace  
  2015-01-01  
 
NameHerman Ferguson
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, New York , United States
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Born December 31, 1920
DiedSeptember 25, 2014 (93 years)
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifedJuan Croniqueur
Nov 23, 2015 01:29am
Tags Black - Convicted - Imprisoned - Islam -
InfoAssistant principal in New York schools 1948-1968.

Candidate for US Senate (SW-NY) 1968. Ferguson was the only black candidate for US Senate in 1968. He was convicted of conspiring to murder moderate black political leaders and sentenced during the campaign to 3.5 to 7 years of jail time. Ferguson produced an education programme for black students involving saluting a special flag and training how to use military weapons.

New York Times 10/21/1968, 12/15/1968

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