TITLE

Civil rights leaders mourn fallen comrade

AUTHOR(S)
Browne, J. Zamgba
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;05/03/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the death of civil rights leader Leon Sullivan of leukemia in Phoenix, Arizona. Eulogy given by Kweisi Mfume, head of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, where he cited the principles initiated by Sullivan to help end apartheid in South Africa; Reverend Jesse Jackson's recollection of how Sullivan became one of the most important ministers in the United States.
ACCESSION #
4423588

 

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