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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 3 days 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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Salon.com
Activism shouldn’t be violent: What anti-Trump activists can learn from Chicago ‘68police might feel empowering for protesters but too often did not benefit their
Activism shouldn’t be violent: What anti-Trump activists can learn from Chicago ‘68
Salon.com / Posted 4 days 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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San Francisco Chronicle
Protest planned Friday in SF over police killingspeople from all backgrounds to participate.” ANSWER Coalition initially sponso
Protest planned Friday in SF over police killings
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
people from all backgrounds to participate.” ANSWER Coalition initially sponsored the protest, which was quickly backed by Bayard Rustin Coalition, Justice 4 Mario Woods Coalition, San Francisco Black Leadership Forum, San Francisco Black Lives... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Brexit cowards: we left Europe, then they left us to itold-fashioned stories about heroes – “Great Lives” ranging from St Augustine to
The Brexit cowards: we left Europe, then they left us to it
The New Statesman / Posted 18 days ago
old-fashioned stories about heroes – “Great Lives” ranging from St Augustine to Dr Johnson, from the civil rights activist Bayard Rustin to the soldier and strategist George Marshall (of Marshall Plan fame) and the Catholic pacifist Dorothy Day.... Read more
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The Advocate
We're Living LGBT History. Will We Remember It?causing scores of cruising men to be harassed, entrapped, and arrested in Persh
We're Living LGBT History. Will We Remember It?
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
causing scores of cruising men to be harassed, entrapped, and arrested in Pershing Square and MacArthur Park. Even Bayard Rustin, Freedom Rider and African-American civil rights leader, was sentenced to L.A. County jail for 60 days in 1953... Read more
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NBC News
President Obama Designates Stonewall a National Monumenta number of LGBTQ sites have been designated as National Historic Landmarks or
President Obama Designates Stonewall a National Monument
NBC News / Posted 30 days ago
a number of LGBTQ sites have been designated as National Historic Landmarks or listed on the National Register of Historic Places, including the Dr. Franklin E. Kameny Residence in Washington, D.C. and the Bayard Rustin Residence in New Yor... Read more

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