“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?” —Martin Luther King, Jr.
As a white-bearded pasty-pale very white old guy, I feel I shouldn’t do anything to drown out the voices of people of color, specifically African-Americans, and what they have to say on this day to commemorate the legacy of Dr. King. So I am not going to. Instead, I want to refer you to this excellent article by Tyrone Beason published today:
Former Olympian John Carlos Raised a gloved fist for justice 50 years ago, but his act should inspire us today.
Go read it.