Martin Luther King Jr

Julia Conley, staff writer
"I do think that a system that allows billionaires to exist when there are parts of Alabama where people are still getting ringworm because they don't have access to public health is wrong."
Jon Queally, staff writer
"To preach is to see the people who are crying out and the systems that are...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"What he reminded us is courage of conscience, that we stand up, no matter what...

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This year's Martin Luther King Day comes with the usual dose of cognitive dissonance - the hateful Mike Pence is quoting him?! - along with an added shot of racist punk privilege from a mob of MAGA-hatted white boys of Covington Catholic who swarmed, taunted and jeered a Native American elder because they felt they could. King knew there is nothing new under the divisive sun. "This wasn't boys being boys," said one critic. "This is America being America."