Archives: Hasan Jeffries

Freedom Summer: Fifty Years Later

In the summer of 1964, students from Ohio and across the US gathered in Mississippi to promote black voter education and registration. The movement turned violent, but their efforts paved the way for the passage of the Voting Rights Act. This hour we’ll look back at Freedom Summer, and the efforts of Ohio students to further this brave legacy.

The Life of Civil Rights Pioneer Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin probably is best remembered as the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. But he was nearly marginalized as the organizer and later silenced, threatened, arrested, beaten, imprisoned and fired from jobs because he also was an openly gay man. This hour we’ll talk about Rustin, and the documentary chronicling his remarkable life.

The Life of Civil Rights Pioneer Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin probably is best remembered as the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. But Rustin was nearly marginalized as the organizer and later silenced, threatened, arrested, beaten, imprisoned and fired from jobs because he also was an openly gay man. On this hour, we’ll talk about the life of this civil rights pioneer.

The Life of Civil Rights Pioneer Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin probably is best remembered as the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. But Rustin was nearly marginalized as the organizer and later silenced, threatened, arrested, beaten, imprisoned and fired from jobs because he also was an openly gay man. On this hour, we’ll talk about the life of this civil rights pioneer

The Life of Civil Rights Pioneer Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin probably is best remembered as the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. But Rustin was nearly marginalized as the organizer and later silenced, threatened, arrested, beaten, imprisoned and fired from jobs because he also was an openly gay man. On this hour, we’ll talk about the life of this man.