Martin Luther King Jr.: Looted Nothing, Burned Nothing, Attacked No One

Martin Luther King Jr.: Looted Nothing, Burned Nothing, Attacked No One

MLK’s non-violent approach and appeal to white middle-class citizens alienated many Black militants who believed that equality and justice needed to be attained by “any means necessary,” including violence.
But MLK’s non-violent activism resulted in significant strides toward racial equality, including passage of the Civil Right Act and Voting Rights Act. Continue reading Martin Luther King Jr.: Looted Nothing, Burned Nothing, Attacked No One

Rioters Burn City Buildings and Minority-Owned Businesses

Rioters Burn City Buildings and Minority-Owned Businesses

Many protestors are looting and rioting; they are also destroying buildings and committing arson.

And though they chant “No Justice, No Peace,” these protestors are perpetrating injustices themselves by destroying communities. In fact, the protestors are even harassing reporters; the same media that helped expose the injustice surrounding George Floyd’s death. Continue reading Rioters Burn City Buildings and Minority-Owned Businesses