16 Jan '12, 10am

Beautiful struggle: Martin Luther King and the fight for the environment

Beautiful struggle: Martin Luther King and the fight for the environment

Photo: Chris Tank via Flickr Forty-four years after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was shot dead while supporting sanitation workers in Memphis, his legacy is indisputable. Because of the way he mobilized the poor and the powerful, state-sponsored racial discrimination, a prominent factor in American life for nearly 200 years, is no more. As a result, it's now hard to imagine a position of prominence in this country, including the presidency, that an African American could not obtain. But Dr. King's work is not complete. Today, we face continued attempts at voter suppression, attacks on collective bargaining rights, income inequality, a racially inflected discussion of illegal immigration, and one of the last great bastions of state-sponsored discrimination: the denial of marriage and other rights on the basis of sexual orientation. If Dr. King were alive today, I believe he...

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