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  • Beatles Contract Shows Stand Against Segregation

    Sep 19, 11 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *A soon-to-be-auctioned Beatles contract for a 1965 California concert reveals that the group took a firm stand in support of the era’s civil rights movement, refusing to play before a segregated audience. The contact, which is signed by the Liverpool group’s manager, Brian Epstein, specifies that they “not be required to perform in front of […]