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1 Comment on The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, They Don’t Show You Every January & February [VIDEO]

  1. “And one day we must ask the question, Why are there forty million poor people in America? … When you ask that question, you begin to question the capitalistic economy. And I’m simply saying that more and more, we’ve got to begin to ask questions about the whole society. We are called upon to help the discouraged beggars in life’s marketplace. But one day we must come to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring. It means that questions must be raised. You see, my friends, when you deal with this, you begin to ask the question, Who owns the oil? You begin to ask the question, Who owns the iron ore? You begin to ask the question, Why is it that people have to pay water bills in a world that is two-thirds water?” – Martin Luther King

    A great perceive and leader he was. My grandfather was in his march on Washington, and a lot of his message of helping the poor and questioning capitalism gets majorly swept under the rug by the media.

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