January 21, 2008
The Truth Must Be Told
Change the word Vietnam to Iraq and this speech is as relevant today as it was the day it was delivered.
Posted by Buck Batard at January 21, 2008 08:10 AM
"Smooth patriotism" --- there's a lot of that still going around. Same for "a society gone mad on war." And we're sure enough on another "unnatural excursion."
For every step we take forward, we take two back. And like Dr. King says, "t;here will be no meraninful solutions until we make some attempt to know these people and hear their lives." Oh, well, only 364 days to go.