The civil rights icon was sullied by a homophobic "morals charge" at the height of his career.
This 1987 essay by Bayard Rustin reveals a personal account of MLK's feelings toward gay people.
Bayard Rustin helped Martin Luther King Jr. achieve his vision of a more equitable society, even after King was assassinated 50 years ago.
More than 50 years after Bayard Rustin and others picked up the equality mantle, we continue to stand on their shoulders, writes the author of a new book on queer activism.
Walter Naegle remembers the legacy of his late partner, the civil rights leader Bayard Rustin.