Richard Aoki
#611621 Overall Influence

Richard Aoki

American educator and college counselor


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From Wikipedia

Richard Masato Aoki was an American educator and college counselor, best known as a civil rights activist and early member of the Black Panther Party. He joined the early Black Panther Party and was eventually promoted to the position of Field Marshal. Although there were several Asian Americans in the Black Panther Party, Aoki was the only one to have a formal leadership position. Following Aoki's death, the Federal Bureau of Investigation's records on him were obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, showing that, over a period of 15 years, he had been an informant for the government.

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Merritt College
Merritt College

Community College of Peralta District

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#3275 World Rank #1081 USA Rank
#3888 World Rank #1191 USA Rank
Political Science