Martin Luther King Jr. and the Silent Betrayal of our Veterans

By Logan Isaac 04-04-2011

Forty-three years ago today, Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed in Memphis, Tennessee. Forty-four years ago today, he gave a speech at Riverside Church in New York City that marked his decisive turn toward decrying militarism, which he named one of the three "-isms" of evil, alongside racism and materialism. In the speech, he said that "a true revolution of values will lay hands on the world order and say of war

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