Civil Rights Leader Gloria Richardson Tells Of Microphone Being Snatched From Her During 1963 March on Washington [Video] | breakingbrown.com

Gloria Richardson, March on Washington, 1963

Appearing in an interview with Democracy Now, Richardson,91,  recounted how women of the Civil Rights movement were  silenced and overlooked. When asked why her microphone was taken, Richardson said there were a few reasons.

“There may have been multiple things in terms of them taking the microphone away because, one, we were not the MLK model as we developed and we were not doing once a year speeches,” she said.

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