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Remembering Dr. King

Dread Wrote: Apr 04, 2013 3:02 PM
"This business of burning human beings with napalm, of filling our nation's homes with orphans and widows, of injecting poisonous drugs of hate into the veins of peoples normally humane, of sending men home from dark and bloody battlefields physically handicapped and psychologically deranged, cannot be reconciled with wisdom, justice, and love. A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death"
AParvus Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 12:24 AM
Correction: Whom did HE plagiarize....
AParvus Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 12:22 AM
Whom did plagiarize these words from, or who wrote them for your idol?
Dread Wrote: Apr 04, 2013 3:44 PM
And for wealth redistribution and a host of other things that get lost in tributes like this because conservatives and some liberals would disagree with him and they generally like to keep the focus on the I have a dream speech.
DontEatMyDog Wrote: Apr 04, 2013 3:40 PM
He was anti-war. What's your point?

Two score and five years ago today Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. It was, without question, one of the darkest moments in American history -- an earth shattering event that provoked riots and outrage in over 100 American cities. That a brave, non-violent spokesman for peace and equality could be gunned down in such a horrific manner will forever be seared into the nation’s collective memory. But so, too, will his “enduring legacy,” a point RNC Chairman Reince Priebus movingly captured in his column today:

Today his monument stands on the National Mall...