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Martin Luther King Knew the Difference Between Nooses and Handcuffs

There was plenty of soaring rhetoric at the 50th anniversary celebration of Martin Luther King’s historic “I Have a Dream” speech.  President Obama spoke eloquently.  Whatever else one may say about him, he can deliver a speech.  Congressman John Lewis, who was beaten and almost killed by racist police in Selma, told us that “We…