I have a Dream

Welcome to the launch of “Reblog Wednesdays”! Every Wednesday, I’ll reblog an article that’s of interest. I’ll continue to provide my own content on weekends, and I’ll present the excellent work of other bloggers on Wednesdays. Enjoy!

The first reblogged article is this one from the “RJR Daydreamer” blog. I often write about fighting against hatred and championing peace and understanding. This article from “RJR Daydreamer” is of a similar nature, so I am proud to share it with you. We need to embrace the commonality that comes from being human, but it seems that many are forgetting that sameness. Fortunately, there are many good people on this Earth who offer reminders. Thank you, “RJR Daydreamer.”

RJR Daydreamer

On a warm August day in 1963. Martin Luther King took to the stand, on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Very few people quote or reference the first 11 minutes,, in fact he begins to wind up…

“……………I am not unmindful that some of you have come here out of great trials and tribulations. Some of you have come fresh from narrow jail cells. And some of you have come from areas where your quest — quest for freedom left you battered by the storms of persecution and staggered by the winds of police brutality. You have been the veterans of creative suffering. Continue to work with the faith that unearned suffering is redemptive. Go back to Mississippi, go back to Alabama, go back to South Carolina, go back to Georgia, go back to Louisiana, go back to the slums and ghettos of our northern cities, knowing that somehow…

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