(TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2003) (performer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin
... (lyrics: "You Don't Have to Ride Jim Crow") / (performer: "Sit Down, Sit Down", "Careless Love", "You Don't Have to Ride Jim Crow", "Go Tell It On The Mountain", "I Saw Her", "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child", "Lonesome Valley", "Scandalize My Name")
1 Biographical Movie |
4 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Article |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Estate of Bayard Rustin
Did You Know?
When an individual is protesting society's refusal to acknowledge his dignity as a human being, his very act of protest confers dignity on him.
Fellow civil rights leader Julian Bond has often quoted Rustin as joking that "Martin Luther King couldn't organize vampires to go to a bloodbath," meaning that despite King's gifts as a leader and an orator, King needed Rustin's and others' help with the organizational aspects of the movement.