Saturday, January 19, 2008

MLK and LBJ

You may or may not care about the election-year controversy that inspired Bill Moyers to make this piece on who should get what credit for civil rights breakthroughs in the 1960s United States -- but it's an awfully good personal memoir, brilliantly illustrated. Thanks to Talking Points Memo for posting it.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Martin Luther King Jr. comes out against the Vietnam War

The blog Driftglass posted this audio file of Martin Luther King denouncing the Vietnam War. Too, too current. Is there no end to this tunnel?

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