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Wisdom Justice & Love


clueliss

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"I come to this magnificent house of worship tonight because my conscience leaves me no other choice.
A true revolution of values will lay hands on the world order and say of war: "This way of settling differences is not just." This business of burning human beings with napalm, of filling our nation's homes with orphans and widows, of injecting poisonous drugs of hate into veins of people normally humane, of sending men home from dark and bloody battlefields physically handicapped and psychologically deranged, cannot be reconciled with wisdom, justice and love." - (Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence by Rev. Martin Luther King - 4 April 1967)

Linkin Park used the above verbiage in a clip that is an intro to their song Iridescent.  Although he spoke this in 1967, when I first heard it because of LP, I heard a truth that still echoes today.  Which often makes me sad.  

 

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