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Learning From The 1963 March On Washington For Jobs And Freedom


Let's also not forget the important role long-time AFT political director Rochelle Horowitz played that day. She worked for Rustin at the time and was the chief organizer of the event. It was worth attending AFT conventions just to hear Randolph's booming, articulate voice and message. And, of course, nobody made a better connection with an audience than Al. We were so fortunate!


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