Bayard Rustin was a key advisor to Dr. King. Widely credited for the pacifist strategies of the movement, Rustin was a gay man who, had he not been shamed and shunned, could have been at the forefront of both black and LGBT civil rights.
Let’s replace our heroes with ideas.
The world now demands a maturity of America that we may not be able to achieve. ~ Dr. Martin Luther King
Newly discovered recordings of Dr. King reveal rare insights on how his trip to Africa influenced his life, teachings and philosophy.
Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream, and we’re still dreaming it. Now is not the time to say we can’t make this dream come true.
Tom Matlack gives a very personal account of Civil Rights in a time and place where not much was civil–Mississipi, 1964
Jason Hairston explains how constricted masculinity damages male relationships
Peace is daunting and dangerous. But Julie Gillis insists that it has to be taught.
“Move down into the inner resources of [your] own soul and sign with pen and ink of self-assertive manhood [your] own Emancipation Proclamation.”