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Martin Luther King Jr.

The director of Selma has been chosen for an opportunity previously afforded no other woman of color in Hollywood: to direct a blockbuster.

August 05 2016 1:28 PM

Martin Luther King Jr. was never given the opportunity to be an advocate for his LGBT brothers and sisters, writes Rev. Irene Monroe.

January 18 2016 6:01 AM

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.

September 05 2015 4:15 AM

Walter Naegle remembers the legacy of his late partner, the civil rights leader Bayard Rustin.

January 19 2015 10:00 AM

Check out photographs of the black gay civil rights leader throughout his lifetime.

January 19 2015 8:00 AM

Read this exclusive 1986 interview between Bayard Rustin and Joseph Beam about gay rights, which is now available in the republished book Time on Two Crosses: The Collected Writings of Bayard Rustin.

January 01 2015 7:00 AM

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

November 20 2013 5:00 AM
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