A movement in support of rights and political power for black people, especially prominent in the US in the 1960s and 1970s.
More example sentences
- Tony's story parallels that of his brother, Colin, and the militants of the local Black Power movement, campaigning against police harassment and state racism.
- There was the whole Black Power movement that started in the US that came here, with meetings and discussions - the activity and the demonstrations.
- That was true of the late 1960s and early 1970s, when soul and funk became the voice of the civil rights and Black Power movements.
Definition of Black Power in:
- The British & World English dictionary