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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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Nelson Mandela: The Man and the Myth

“At the end of the day… violence was the only weapon that would destroy apartheid.” ~ Nelson Mandela, 1959

“As you press on for justice, be sure to move with dignity and discipline, using only the weapon of love. Let no man pull you so low as to hate him. Always avoid violence. If you succumb to the temptation of using violence in your struggle, unborn generations will be the recipients of a long and desolate night of bitterness, and your chief legacy to the future will be an endless reign of meaningless chaos.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr., 1956
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Hate, anger, revenge and the Christian counter-culture of love, compassion, and forgiveness

“The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. Continue reading

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A superior culture cannot permit its foundations to be poisoned and destroyed

We have choices to make: Will we serve God or Satan? Will we choose Life or Death? Will we choose Liberty or Libertinism? Will we choose Law or Chaos? Will we choose Peace or War? Continue reading

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