Martin Luther King Jr

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The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is planning a historic digital assembly and march for June 20 and 21, 2020.
"Those whose backs are against the wall are pushing this whole nation towards justice."
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Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.)
"This INJUSTICE system is racist, sexist, and xenophobic," said the...
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Nathaniel Woods
"Not justice. Not closure. Not peace. Just more pain, more trauma, more death...

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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."