REFLECTION: MLK was a disruptor – How Black Lives Matter carries on Martin Luther King’s legacy of effective activism

by Mark and Paul Engler, Salon.com Martin Luther King Jr. is often held up as one of the leading pacifists in American history — a moral voice who called for the nation to come together across lines of racial division. Yet, while this vision of King as a peaceable and unifying figure may be comforting, … Continue reading REFLECTION: MLK was a disruptor – How Black Lives Matter carries on Martin Luther King’s legacy of effective activism

REFLECTION: A seamless garment of mercy – The Beloved Community of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

by Scott Wright Director, Columban Center for Advocacy & Outreach “The end is reconciliation; the end is redemption; the end is the creation of the Beloved Community. It is this type of spirit and this type of love that can transform opponents into friends. It is this type of understanding goodwill that will transform the … Continue reading REFLECTION: A seamless garment of mercy – The Beloved Community of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.