Tag Archives: Martin Luther King Jr

A special report on the death of Saniyah Nicholson

To the national corporate media, a young black child’s life is not worth reporting on when it’s taken by black male. Even when it happens day, after day, after day in cities all across the USA. This is the real … Continue reading

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Our “gun violence as solution” problem

In the wake of this horrible massacre today, I know everyone is thinking about what we can do to stop these tragedies from happening. How do we save and protect people better? Is this a gun control issue, a mental … Continue reading

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“Tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of this world.”

“Tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of this world.” ~ Aeschylus “Aeschylus wrote: ‘Even in our sleep, pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart until, in our own despair, against our will, … Continue reading

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Violence, Nonviolence, and the #CharlestonShooting

Violence, Nonviolence, and the #CharlestonShooting In reaction to the Charleston church shooting, Armstrong Williams says church folk need to arm themselves and keep a close eye on visitors to the church. But what would Jesus do? Jesus didn’t defend himself, … Continue reading

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The violent societal consequences of our government’s use of violence

The violent societal consequences of our government’s use of violence “As I have walked among the desperate, rejected, and angry young men, I have told them that Molotov cocktails and rifles would not solve their problems. I have tried to … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Michael Brown

The Gospel of Michael Brown This post is similar to my post: The Gospel of Trayvon Martin http://wp.me/pPnn7-2ov The Black community has, yet again, chosen a poor cause upon which to hang their hopes: Michael Brown who, by unbiased accounts, … Continue reading

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Justice for two (2) Martins? How?

“According to a Memphis jury’s verdict on December 8, 1999, in the wrongful death lawsuit of the King family versus Loyd Jowers “and other unknown co-conspirators,” Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated by a conspiracy that included agencies of his own government. Almost 32 years after King’s murder at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis on April 4, 1968, a court extended the circle of responsibility for the assassination beyond the late scapegoat James Earl Ray to the United States government.” ~ Jim Douglass Continue reading

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