Tuesday, January 5, 2010
The Pictures of War You Aren’t Supposed to See : Information Clearing House - ICH: "The Pictures of War You Aren’t Supposed to See"
"Sic gorgiamus allos subjectatos nunc." We gladly feast on those who would subdue us. Not just pretty words. -- Morticia Addams /The Addams Family credo.\or A Nation of Sheep Will Be Run By Wolves
The link ABOVE contains one of the Reverend Martin Luther King's most profound but most overlooked speeches. This speech, in all probability, got him assassinated. In it he deviated from civil rights to anti-war. This anti-war stanch upset the Military Industrial Complex.
(Of particular interest to me and relevance to this blog, is the inclusion of an excerpt from a James Russell Lowell poem that MLK so generously and warmly ended his powerful discourse with)