Bayard Rustin Gay Rights Activism

Working for many causes in Bayard Rustin’s life, he finally became involved in gay rights activism in the 1980s. In 1982 as a means of protecting his partner Walter Naegle, he adopted him, the only way then to form a legal bond for their relationship.

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Fellowship of Reconciliation USA (FOR-USA) is the largest interfaith peace fellowship leading the charge on today’s most pressing human and civil rights issues through advocacy, activism, and educational programs.

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