Sunday, January 20, 2008

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Tomorrow is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day. His famous speech, I Have a Dream, still rings true today because we are not free...no one in this country is free. Watch his passionate speech below or read the transcripts of it I found at The US Constitution Online. We need a leader like Dr. King to help us today. I wonder if anyone will watch this and feel as inspired as I do every single time I watch it?

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Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Martin Luther King Jr., Strength to Love, 1963

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Martin Luther King Jr., Letter from Birmingham Jail, April 16, 1963

Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political and moral questions of our time; the need for mankind to overcome oppression and violence without resorting to oppression and violence. Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.

Martin Luther King Jr., December 11, 1964

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