Tryna FBI my Panther,
The Black Panther Party were a revolutionary black power group during the 1960s and 70s. Known for their provocativeness, they clashed with J. Edgar Hoover, the director of the FBI at the time, who called them “the greatest threat to the internal security of the country."
Hoover was known for creating a covert "security” program known as COINTELPRO, which was used to bring down the Black Panthers and targeted other prominent civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King Jr.
Lupe is comparing his well-documented episode with his record company to how the FBI neutralized the Black Panther Party and their influence on society.
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