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New Now Next
Why "Birth Of A Nation:" Star Nate Parker Will Never Take A Gay Rolethe idea that playing gay is demeaning? And are we locked into one, stale defi
Why "Birth Of A Nation:" Star Nate Parker Will Never Take A Gay Role
New Now Next / Posted 10 hours ago
the idea that playing gay is demeaning? And are we locked into one, stale definition of masculinity? Would Parker not want his grandmother or children see him play Bayard Rustin or James Baldwin? Hopefully, this is one vow Parker... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
So Cal candidates shine at Milk club dinner9 Supervisor David Campos received the Bill Kraus Leadership Award. Isa Noyola
So Cal candidates shine at Milk club dinner
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
9 Supervisor David Campos received the Bill Kraus Leadership Award. Isa Noyola of the Transgender Law Center took home the Bayard Rustin Civil Rights Award. Longtime labor organizer and District 11 supervisor candidate Kim Alvarenga received the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Greenville to honor Josh Whitemovement because of the strike he led with the train porters, but Josh did it t
Greenville to honor Josh White
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
movement because of the strike he led with the train porters, but Josh did it through music.” Notably, civil rights leader Bayard Rustin, who organized the 1963 March on Washington, at which White appeared, sang on White’s “Chain Gang”... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
"Dear Black Men... You're Killing Us Too" Why Black Women Can't Wait Anymoreappreciate his efforts because he’s gay. And as much as some people like to act
"Dear Black Men... You're Killing Us Too" Why Black Women Can't Wait Anymore
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 15 days ago
appreciate his efforts because he’s gay. And as much as some people like to act like being gay is some type of new fad, Bayard Rustin, James Baldwin and Langston Hughes, most likely, were all gay and some of the strongest advocates for our... Read more
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Salon.com
The geography of inequality: Segregation is normalized but must be put to an endon implicit bias is a solution to what black people are protesting against in t
The geography of inequality: Segregation is normalized but must be put to an end
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
on implicit bias is a solution to what black people are protesting against in the streets. It is useful to recall an essay Bayard Rustin wrote in 1966, putting the anger in geographic, and political economic, context. Rustin warned that “if every... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Is Black Lives Matter blowing it?withered. "The action is on page one; the retraction is on page 88," says Jera
Is Black Lives Matter blowing it?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 28 days ago
withered. "The action is on page one; the retraction is on page 88," says Jerald E. Podair, a historian and author of "Bayard Rustin: American Dreamer." "If you cannot adapt you're simply not going to survive." Can BLM adapt? The same... Read more
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Raw Story
Here is what anti-Trump activists can learn from Chicago ’68police might feel empowering for protesters but too often did not benefit their
Here is what anti-Trump activists can learn from Chicago ’68
Raw Story / Posted 1 months ago
police might feel empowering for protesters but too often did not benefit their cause. Similarly, civil rights organizer Bayard Rustin told his fellow activists at the Atlantic City Democratic convention in 1964 that they needed to understand the... Read more

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