freedom rider freedom rider

Definition(s):

  • (n) one of an interracial group of civil rights activists who rode buses through parts of the South in order to protest racial segregation

News

  • Malcolm Boyd at 90: Still writing, still ‘running,’ still inspiring

    [The Episcopal News, Diocese of Los Angeles] These days, the Rev. Canon Malcolm Boyd prefers quiet revolutions to the public upheavals that have distinguished his life and times for decades. The Hollywood executive turned Episcopal priest, Freedom Rider, anti-war and gay rights activist, author, playwright, social critic and church revivalist will be 90 on June 8 and has been busy being filmed ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

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nebulous nebulous
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