Andrea Germanos, staff writer
economic justice signs
"In 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King called out the giant triplets of racism, materialism, and militarism. In 2021, his words are no less relevant."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., an increasingly vocal critic of the U.S. war in Vietnam, speaks on the subject at the New York Avenue Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C. on February 8, 1968. (Photo: Joseph Klipple/Getty Images)
"Dr. King was an anti-war, anti-capitalist justice seeker who rejected poverty...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Members of the Tshwane Special Infectious Unit on Covid-19 wearing personal protective equipment pick up a suspected coronavirus patient on January 15, 2021 in Pretoria, South Africa. (Photo: Alet Pretorius/Gallo Images via Getty Images)
"The price of this failure will be paid with lives and livelihoods in the world...

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As state capitols and D.C. became armed fortresses, Sunday's planned protests on behalf of sedition fizzled into the surreal spectacle of scant yahoos outnumbered by cops, press, dog walkers and roller-bladers. This week's danger of far-right chaos remains - the FBI is now vetting the National Guard - but Chef Jose Andres turned up in D.C. to feed the troops and remind the rest of us, "Democracy should be a celebration, when you win and when you lose, and (this) shouldn't happen, ever again."

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