The 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, and of the Reverend Martin Luther King’s memorable “I have a dream” speech, is a time for reflections — some inspiring, and some painful and ominous.
Black people don’t need to have a conversation with white people on matters of race. They need to have it amongst themselves.
Obama’s comments seem absurd, unless you decode them.
Martin was the aggressor in the physical encounter.
If black people—or certain black people—have civil rights, then doesn’t everyone have civil rights?