#ReclaimMLK and the legacy of the real Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

In the light of King's powerful demagogic speech. ... We must mark him now, if we have not done so before, as the most dangerous Negro of the future in this nation from the standpoint of communism, the Negro, and national security. —FBI Director William C. Sullivan, Enemies: A History of the FBI Today the... Continue Reading →


“The fierce urgency of Now”

In mainstream American minds, Dr. King's legacy has been truncated to a sound byte ripped of its context: judging not by the color of one's skin, but by the content of one's character*—a familiar refrain employed to challenge restorative measures among other things. The "fierce urgency of Now" has been conveniently forgotten, the warning against gradualism has been turned upon... Continue Reading →

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