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(1965) bayard rustin, from protest to politics: the future of the civil rights movement image ownership: public domain bayard rustin, a co-founder of the congress of racial equality in 1942 had become by the 1960s an experienced civil rights and peace activist. Before same sex marriage there was adoption: matt wolf's 'bayard & me' documentary tells how bayard rustin legalized his relationship.
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