Civil Rights

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – Monday, January 18

All too many of those who live in affluent America ignore those who exist in poor America; in doing so, the affluent Americans will eventually have to face themselves with the question that Eichmann chose to ignore: How responsible am I for the well-being of my fellows? To ignore evil is to become an accomplice to it.

Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?, Martin Luther King, Jr., Beacon Press, 1968, pp. 85-86.

Find out more about Dr. King:

www.thekingcenter.org

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