Drawing on a wealth of oral interviews collected by the late activist and politician Julian Bond
, thus, the book uses the lives of prominent African Americans from all sectors of society to trace the contours of Black leadership in America such as John Lewis, Clarence Thomas, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Vernon Jordan, Angela Davis, Amiri Baraka, and many more.
However, I am perplexed at the amount of young people that will march for BlackLivesMatter, and other worthy causes that affect peoples' lives and do not make that level of commitment as did one Mr Julian Bond
was one of eight Morehouse College students who studied with Martin Luther King, Jr.
As the proceedings began, there was a battle over which delegation should receive credentials to represent the state of Georgia--an all white group, or a mixed-race delegation that included Julian Bond
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Ari Fleischer, James Carville, Julian Bond
, Andrew Bell and Larry Sabato, among others.
With the aging of Jesse Jackson, Julian Bond
, Andrew Young, John Lewis and Wade Henderson, a new generation of African-American activists are making their mark in the nonprofit sector.
Reed, a former journalist from Arkansas who spent many of his salad days at the New York Times covering the American civil rights movement, has rubbed shoulders with, known well or covered Nancy Hicks, Bob Maynard, Gene Roberts, Jack Nelson, Molly Ivins, Ann Richards, Turner Catledge, Julian Bond
, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Hubert Humphrey, Jimmy Carter, Johnny Apple, Bill Moyers, Richard Stout, Ralph McGill and George Wallace.
Mays was considered a mentor of many who would later achieve fame, including Julian Bond
, founder of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and the Rev.
At a ProQuest breakfast, guest speaker Julian Bond
, congressman, civil rights activist, and former chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), shared his insights in "How I Got in the Movement.
An educated populace must be taught basics about American history," said prominent historian Julian Bond
in his preface to the report.
of the Christian Muslim Forum said : Reflecting on Fatima and Mary, they both had important messages, they challenged mens words, actions and outlooks and had close family relationships with our founders - the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and Jesus Christ.
Former NAACP chairman Julian Bond
, the 70-year-old civil-rights icon, admitted having mixed emotions about passing the torch but said: "I've handed it off to a good person who'll do a better job than I did.
NAACP chairman Julian Bond
said recently that the Dr.
NAACP Chair Julian Bond
gave a keynote address at the National Equality March for gay rights.
When asked about the de-Christianisation of Christmas, Julian Bond
of the Christian Muslim Forum, admitted that evidence was hard to come by.