Daily Archive: February 2, 2016

Bayard Rustin Talks About Race And Civil Rights – 1969 – Past Daily Black History Month 0

Bayard Rustin Talks About Race And Civil Rights – 1969 – Past Daily Black History Month

Bayard Rustin – On Speaking Freely – March 3, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Bayard Rustin is a name synonymous with the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 60s, but also was an Anti-War activist, campaigner for Gay Rights and economic stability within the Black community. As...

February 2, 1985 –  A Siege At Breakfast, A Chopping Block On Capitol Hill 0

February 2, 1985 – A Siege At Breakfast, A Chopping Block On Capitol Hill

February 2, 1985 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 2, 1985 – The day started with a prison uprising. Inmates at the Oklahoma Reformatory in Pendleton went on a rampage over an inmate search at Breakfast and finally ended with a negotiated peace by...