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IPFS News Link • Politics: General Activism

Bargaining with Martin

• Simple Justice
Martin Luther King, Jr., advocated civil disobedience as means to achieve equality.  Not moral wrongs, but refusal to adhere to the rules that prescribed the orderly society that kept blacks subservient to whites.  If one accepts that notion that there are three competing political interests, order, equality and freedom, then Martin was prepared to sacrifice order for equality.