By May 14, 1985, Lives Were Lost and Homes Destroyed, MOVE Bombing

On May 13, 1985, Move Headquarters was bombed. With the approval of Black Mayor Wilson Goode, the Philadelphia police department dropped explosive devices on the home and headquarters of the organization. By May 14, 1985, lives had been lost and people displaced from their homes. MOVE was founded by John Africa (Vincent Leaphart) in 1972. […]

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