Roy Wilkins

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The New Yorker
The Unlikely Survival of the Godfather of Rapas subversive and intelligent now as it did when it was new, even though some o
The Unlikely Survival of the Godfather of Rap
The New Yorker / Posted 5 days ago
as subversive and intelligent now as it did when it was new, even though some of the references—Spiro Agnew, Natalie Wood, Roy Wilkins, Hooterville—have become dated. By the time Scott-Heron was twenty-three, he had published two novels and a book... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The One Surprising Person Your Work Team Desperately Needsgoing to find the best solution [when you] challenge." During the Civil Rights
The One Surprising Person Your Work Team Desperately Needs
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
going to find the best solution [when you] challenge." During the Civil Rights Movement, leaders like NAACP chairman Roy Wilkins didn’t want Bayard Rustin around. He didn’t always tell people—even his allies in the cause—what they wanted to... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Lot sale clears way for St. Paul rentalscenter section. The lot where the building is planned to rise is used for surf
Lot sale clears way for St. Paul rentals
Finance and Commerce / Posted 11 days ago
center section. The lot where the building is planned to rise is used for surface parking for the Science Museum, Roy Wilkins Auditorium, the Xcel center and the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. It is one of 202 redevelopment sites... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Queens-bred Olympians were celebrated outside of Queens Borough Halltrack and field 4×400- meter relay, and finished fourth in the women’s individu
Queens-bred Olympians were celebrated outside of Queens Borough Hall
Times Newsweekly / Posted 16 days ago
track and field 4×400- meter relay, and finished fourth in the women’s individual 400 meter. “I remember running at Roy Wilkins Park here in Queens — some of my very, very early 400 meters — and where I figured out that the 400 was gonna be... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Sportstrack and field 4×400- meter relay, and finished fourth in the women’s individu
Sports
Times Newsweekly / Posted 16 days ago
track and field 4×400- meter relay, and finished fourth in the women’s individual 400 meter. “I remember running at Roy Wilkins Park here in Queens — some of my very, very early 400 meters — and where I figured out that the 400 was gonna be... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 8before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on
On this day: September 8
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on Aug. 17, 1986. 1981: Civil rights activist Roy Wilkins dies at age 80 in New York City. Wilkins was best known for his leadership of the National Association for the... Read more
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Orange County Register
'All the Way' brings LBJ to lifewho must reconcile dueling factions that pit the more radical Stokely Carmichae
'All the Way' brings LBJ to life
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
who must reconcile dueling factions that pit the more radical Stokely Carmichael against the more cautious NAACP leader Roy Wilkins (Christian Henley and Gregg Daniel, each intense and convincing in his own way). Trying to broker a deal is... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'For the Love of Money' exhibited at LR Central High Nat'l Historic SiteGold Medal by the United States Congress and subsequently featured on a replica
'For the Love of Money' exhibited at LR Central High Nat'l Historic Site
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
Gold Medal by the United States Congress and subsequently featured on a replica commemorative bronze medal in 1982 and Roy Wilkins who became the first Black civil rights leader awarded a Congressional Gold Medal by the United States Congress... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 8before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on
September 8
KTXS Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on Aug. 17, 1986. 1981: Civil rights activist Roy Wilkins dies at age 80 in New York City. Wilkins was best known for his leadership of the National Association for the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 8before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on
September 8
KECI Missoula / Posted 23 days ago
before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on Aug. 17, 1986. 1981: Civil rights activist Roy Wilkins dies at age 80 in New York City. Wilkins was best known for his leadership of the National Association for the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 8before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on
September 8
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 23 days ago
before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on Aug. 17, 1986. 1981: Civil rights activist Roy Wilkins dies at age 80 in New York City. Wilkins was best known for his leadership of the National Association for the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 8before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on
September 8
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 23 days ago
before his final career at-bat, a strikeout against San Diego's Rich Gossage on Aug. 17, 1986. 1981: Civil rights activist Roy Wilkins dies at age 80 in New York City. Wilkins was best known for his leadership of the National Association for the... Read more
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