The film does omit Williamss activity in defense of the Cuban Revolution and his collaboration with socialists and others in Black rights and other political struggles, as the Militant article put it.
As the article highlighted, the best source for the history of the Black rights battles of the 1950s and 60sand many other chapters in working-class struggles here and worldwideis the Militant. The quotes from a number of specific articles of that era sure make this tantalizingly clear!
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