On this anniversary of the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, his legacy is in sure hands. His youngest daughter, Pastor Bernice King has taken over leadership CEO of the King Center in Atlanta and is already doing great things. Notably she has spent time in Ferguson working with the youth in that community to channel their rage and frustration over the turmoil surrounding the Michael Brown shooting into positive action.¬† Her brilliant work continues the process constructive engagement begun by her father as he helped channel black rage over social marginalization into a movement that fundamentally transformed America.
Moderate Muslims have proclaimed, with apparent sadness, and with real or feigned anger, that extremists have hijacked the real Islam ‚Äď the ‚Äúreligion of peace.‚ÄĚ If the moderate Muslims ‚Äď ‚Äúthe good people‚ÄĚ ‚Äď truly believe their ‚Äúreligion of peace‚ÄĚ has been hijacked by extremist elements that do not represent the teachings of the prophet and of Islam, why do they not step forward and speak up?
Every American, every citizen of a free country, needs to read, and re-read that sentence. Here is the answer of liberals and socialists to the problem of domestic security. Let the police do it. Let the state protect you. Give all weapons to the professionals who are trained and who can be trusted.
For sure we can expect the president to continue this message in his upcoming State of the Union address, as he works to rebuild his credibility, thinking toward his final two years in office and his place in history.