I can't do a lot of thinking or working lately. The circumstances don't allow it.
But I can't help but be bothered by the internet finding yet another of Martin Luther King Jr's quotes to say what they want him to say.
Here are some things I imagine are worth reading for this context:
@therisingtithes that was super well said!
@therisingtithes it also got me thinking... I often come across as anti rioting, but I've also never been in a situation where I've been so oppressed that I would see it as necessary. And perhaps because I'm a white guy it's hard to imagine myself ever being in that situation. So I often find myself thinking that any form of rioting if necessary needs to be focused. I don't know much about the riots right now, and I'm realizing it's really easy for me to say that without being there...
@therisingtithes this is amazing thread, cutting through the noise of those who twisted the words and it is very well written. Thank you a lot for sharing with us. I can only imagine how hard it is to read all the lies.
@therisingtithes It's a lot easier to get acceptance if you just agree with everyone. But I don't think one evil act justifies any others as Gandhi-ji put it and I get he's not as popular and MLK these days. An eye for an eye making the whole world blind.
The entrenched class have no shame.
It appears G.I.A.B.O. and BernieOrVest has started. It's sad that it took a man's murder to begin the process.
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