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America Reframed: Brother Outsider

  • Aired: 08/28/2013
  • 01:26:46
  • Expires: 08/30/2013
  • Rating: NR
BROTHER OUTSIDER: THE LIFE OF BAYARD RUSTIN In the 1940s, Rustin, a pioneer who pursued racial equality, advocated pacifism and Gandhian nonviolence. Though inspiring to Martin Luther King Jr., he became a liability to the civil rights movement and therefore, shunned. The film captures the "complications of Rustin’s life - a black man who stayed out of the spotlight" because of his homosexuality.
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Brother Outsider, airing August 28, shows Bayard Rustin inside and outside of the civil..
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