No Way to Honor Dr. King (via P U L S E)

Posted: August 27, 2011 in Uncategorized

No Way to Honor Dr. King by Medea Benjamin The ceremonies for the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington DC were kicked off on August 24 at an event billed as Honoring Global Leaders for Peace. But some of those honored are a far cry from King’s beloved community of the poor and oppressed. The tribute to peacemakers, organized by the MLK National Memorial Foundation, was mostly a night applauding warmakers, corporate profiteers and co-opted musicians. The nigh … Read More

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