E. D. Nixon Forgotten Hero

Lionel Nixon

This video is about my grandfather who was the central ln recruiting Rosa Parks and Dr. Martin Luther King in getting them started in the Civil Rights Movement in Montgomery Alabama at the bus boycott. My grandfather a Pullman Porter who was described in by the New York Times in1987 the year that he’s made his transition as the Father of the Modern Civil Rights Movement. His story transcends the boycott he worked very closely with A Philip Randolph and was very important historical figure. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1575606605788526&id=100000176051898