Wallace discusses how homophobia was being used to divide people and the beginnings of the Fairness Campaign in Louisville.

Carla Wallace is a Civil Rights Activist from Louisville, Kentucky.

This interview took place on Oct 13, 2014 as part of the Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History and University of Kentucky Libraries.

To view the entire interview visit:

https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/ark:/16417/xt7ftt4fqx0v

Interviewer: Betty Baye
Videographer: Joanna Hay

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