Monday, January 21, 2013

Martin Luther King Jr. was a Republican - so say the National Black Republican Association

-- Political Pistachio Conservative News and Commentary

1 comment:

B said...

If Dr. King were a Republican then, it does not automatically follow that he would be one now. How many Republicans today would say the following? "A true revolution of values will soon look uneasily on the glaring contrast of poverty and wealth with righteous indignation. It will look across the seas and see individual capitalists of the West investing huge sums of money in Asia, Africa, and South America, only to take the profits out with no concern for the social betterment of the countries, and say, "This is not just." It will look at our alliance with the landed gentry of Latin America and say, "This is not just." The Western arrogance of feeling that it has everything to teach others and nothing to learn from them is not just. A true revolution of values will lay hands on the world order and say of war, "This way of settling differences is not just." I wonder.