Can King’s dream end this nightmare?

“The struggle for basic decency in the US is front and center. A 17-year-old got his mother to take him and his long gun to a protest, after curfew, to supposedly defend businesses in the event of a riot…”

Wim Laven
Published in: Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, LA Progressive, Gilmer Free Press, Like the New
Date: September 1,2,4,9,10,2020
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FBI, King and the tremors of history

“Nothing like trying to rewrite history. Remember way back when, when America was one nation under God and everyone got along so nicely? That was the sentiment of an FBI tweet on Martin Luther King Day…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Counterpunch, ArtVoice, Free Press, Tribune Content Agency, Z Net, The Smirking Chimp
Date: January 22,23,24,2020
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Honestly reflecting on Martin Luther King Jr. in the age of white lies

“I find no hero more inspiring than the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and I see crucial need for his message during the current epidemic of intentional cruelty and persistent moral cowardice at the highest levels in the United States of America.”

Wim Laven
Published in: The Smirking Chimp, Pagosa Daily Post, LA Progressive, The Chronicle, Gilmer Free Press
Date: January 20,22,2020
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