PHOTOS: Sally Ride, Bayard Rustin Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
November 21 2013 11:17 AM ET

PHOTOS: Ride, Rustin Awarded Medal of Freedom Editors

The gay pioneers were among 16 honorees awarded the highest civilian honor at the White House Wednesday.

10 Things to Know: Bayard Rustin
November 20 2013 5:00 AM ET

10 Things to Know: Bayard Rustin

Michelle Garcia

Here's a rundown on the man responsible for one of the largest peaceful demonstrations in American history.