"European people ran roughshod over the continent of Africa, pillaging communities, raping women."
Archive | Martin Luther King Jr.
Facing Outcry, Bezos Wants MLK Library Auditorium to Be Named After Toni Morrison Instead of Himself
"A person of color would be more appropriate as a name for the auditorium."
Some recommended readings.
“Jim Crow is not behind us when the Senate filibuster is preserved."
Treasury secretary promises to make the economy work "for people of color."
Conservative shares some truth about the false idol.
Even on a New York City schoolboard, it is possible to fight back.
Players can hold signs and clap along with the speech.
“Do not take excerpts from my father. Study him holistically."
That's one statue you're not allowed to vandalize.
Former lefty gets it half-right.
He actually thinks that if Dad hadn't been killed, "much of what we are engaged in right now would have been resolved."
“Rayshard Brooks . . . was running from a system that makes slaves out of people."
"We" of course means white people.
"[I]f I’m not over here blowing up stuff, if I’m not over here messing up my community, then what are y’all doing?"
"Property is not more important than black life. Neither is the law."
A black man's dissent.
MLK Day in Montana: The Only People Who Entered UM’s MLK Essay Content Were White—And They Won, Which Is Racist
"Instead of helping bridge racial divides among students, it amplified them."
Trump is ‘A Civil-rights Leader’ Because of Low African-American Unemployment, Fox News Guest Claims
That explains his high black support . . .
Martin Luther King Jr’s Daughter Slams Kellyanne Conway for Claiming He Would Oppose Trump Impeachment
Bernice King unimpressed with Trump's boast about low black unemployment.
Happy holiday . . .
Author suggests adding something related to Martin Luther King, Jr. to make Stone Mountain more palatable.
Seventy percent voted to restore the historic street name.
He gave us MLK Day and the Congressional Black Caucus.
“Blacks had a standing green light to riot throughout the 1960s.”
The NYT kills the messenger.
A story American media wouldn't print.
The MLK Tapes: Secret FBI Recordings Accuse Martin Luther King Jr of Watching and Laughing as a Pastor Raped a Woman
Tapes also allege he had extramarital affairs with 40 to 45 women.
Saying, “Martin Luther Coon King Jr. Park” was an inadvertent “jumble of a couple of words.”
Groups want the city to find some other street to rename.
Kansas City is one of the largest cities without a street or major building bearing King’s name.
Colorado legislators told, "hands off our legacy."
White Colorado legislators get a lesson in racial concord.
But of course, "We don’t do anything illegal."
Can blacks integrate without losing their culture?
Martin Luther King’s “penchant for plagiarism” is worse than was previously known.
Today's black activists "turned a movement into an industry, if not a racket."
He affiliated with a number of right-wing groups in California.
The Doctor in spite of himself.
NYT: It’s crazy to think that blacks with “racial grievances” will band together and act violently.
Sex, communism, and tax dodging.
The assault on our race and culture must be met in explicitly racial terms.
Lajada, Nakya-Senat, Alfanesha, Ciara, and Keionna were all shot.
Are you a model citizen?
The MLK "legacy" brings in a lot of money.
Peter Brimelow says the holiday has to go.
"Fighting words" from the Dissident Right.
A federal holiday for this man?
Congressional Leaders Have an Awkward Kumbaya Moment as They Link Arms to Sing We Shall Overcome During Civil Rights Tribute
Congress celebrates 50 years of civil rights.
No one is safe from MLK, not even the Russians.
Georgia Republicans' tribute to the saint.
How much do you know about America's greatest man?
He wanted to cover “issues of adultery, conflicts within the movement, and King’s spiritual transformation."
Where his name goes, violence goes also.
Both gained their academic distinctions through fraud.
‘Martin Luther King Was a Republican’: The Billboard That Encourages African-Americans to Switch Parties
Residents find it "disrespectful."
She uses the "carrot and stick" approach.
Second-grader's parents defend their son and take him out of school.
The origins of our national celebration of multiracialism and political correctness.
King was hardly the greatest American.
She said in a 60s interview, "That man's terrible."
Sculptor previously carved statues of Mao Tse-tung.
Whites ask blacks for forgiveness.
A Dream Come True for Black Americans As Martin Luther King Statue to Sit Between Lincoln and Jefferson on National Mall Is Unveiled
It's called "The Stone of Hope."
Sam Francis died six years ago this month. We still miss him.
King critic used the word "shootout" in a message left on voice mail.
Statute of George Washington gives offense to crowds "honoring" Martin Luther King Jr.
MLK Day must never, never be used as a snow make-up day. Never.
There are 731 MLK streets; 335 in Florida alone.
"You can't pee on the altar of political correctness."
King was hardly the greatest American.