Civil Rights in Columbia

August 20, 2013

Bayard Rustin, the 1963 march’s organizer, stayed in the closet of the civil rights movement

If you had been a bus captain en route to the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in August 1963, you would have known who its organizing genius was, and you wouldn’t have been surprised to see his picture on the cover of Life magazine.

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