August 2016

Interrogating the History of the 1963 March on Washington

On August 28th we recognized the fifty-third anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. The crowning organizational achievement of march organizers A. Philip Randolph – president of the International Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, president of the Negro American Labor Council, and vice president of the AFL-CIO – and Bayard Rustin, the Continue reading Interrogating the History of the 1963 March on Washington