MOW âMaster Strategistâ Bayard Rustin Finally Recognized

MOW ‘Master Strategist’ Bayard Rustin Finally Recognized

50 years after the legendary demonstration, one of the movement's unsung heroes finally gets his due

by Rod McCullom, August 28, 2013

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MOW âMaster Strategistâ Bayard Rustin Finally Recognized

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take your skills and gifts—but for the sake of the movement we have to be quiet about who you are,’” adds Carter. “It’s the same story today—there is a ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ across parts of the Black community. This makes you wonder how many other Bayard Rustin were silenced in the Movement? But thankfully this is changing.”

Rod McCullom has written and produced for ABC News and NBC, The Atlantic, EBONY, the Los Angeles Times and others. Read his award winning site Rod 2.0. Follow him on Twitter: @RodMcCullom

 

 
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