Julian Bond, Former NAACP Chairman And Civil Rights Leader Dies At Age 75

Julian Bond, former chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and an important figure in the civil rights movement since the 1960s, died on Saturday night.

Bond was also an elquent writer, poet, television commentator, lecturer, and college teacher. He also fiercely opposed the Vietnam War in the 1970s, becoming a remembered anti-war advocate.

He fought for an end to White Supremacy his entire career.

RIP Julian Bond, you paved the way for everyone fighting against racial injustice today.

[NY Times]