Interview with Bayard Rustin
QUESTION 34
INTERVIEWER:

MOST ORGANIZATIONS HAVE DISAPPEARED, UNFORTUNATELY.

Bayard Rustin:

Well, not most. I think the NAACP is here, still here, the Urban League is here, but the protest organizations disappeared. The welfare rights group, which was purely protest, had to disappear. SCLC has all but disappeared, but it did not shift from protest and rhetoric to real political action, getting blacks into the street--