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Biography written by Victor Salvo
Biography edited, vetted and certified by Dr. John D'Emlio, University of Illinois


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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998

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Tme on Two Crosses: The Collected Writings of Bayard Rustin
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D'Emilio, John. "Homophobia and the Trajectory of Postwar American Radicalism: The Career of Bayard Rustin." Modern American Queer History. Allida M. Black, ed. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2001. 79-99

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New York: Free Press, 2003
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New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1999

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New York: Columbia University Press, 1976