Posted in March 2012

Happy 100th Birthday, Bayard Rustin!

Happy 100th Birthday, Bayard Rustin!

On March 17, 2012, at 1pm, several local LGBT activists and organizers met at The Milky Way, located at 284 Amory Street in Jamaica Plain. for “Brother Outside: The Life Of Bayard Rustin”, a PBS award-winning documentary, and Panel Discussion, in collaboration with the Hispanic Black Gay Coalition and MassEquality. This event was in celebration … Continue reading

Celebrate the Bread And Roses Centennial!

Celebrate the Bread And Roses Centennial!

On March 12,2012, at 7pm, at the Somerville Public Library located on 79 Highland Avenue, several people gathered for a lecture on the Bread And Roses strike of 1912. Speakers included Jim Buchesne, Visitors Services Supervisor at Lawrence Heritage Park and James Green, Professor of History and Labor Studies at UMass Boston. The event was … Continue reading