MLK Misremembered to Avoid an Inconvenient Truth

He Was Much More Than a Pacifist

William Spivey
Jun 18 · 4 min read

There is the Martin that America claims as one of its greatest heroes, and the Martin that was. For America, to revere MLK as it now does. It had to forget what they thought about him while he lived and diluted his message to reflect what is convenient.