Memorial Day and the War at Home

Earlier this week we celebrated Memorial Day. It is a day of remembrance for everyone who has died serving in the American armed forces. The holiday originated during and after the Civil War. The definition of “war” according to Merriam-Webster: A state or period of fighting between countries or groups; A situation in which people…

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I’ve Been To The Mountaintop

Here is the most famous clip of the “mountaintop” speech. Below is the full transcript of the speech. I’ve Been To The Mountain Top by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. April 3, 1968, Memphis, Tennessee Thank you very kindly, my friends. As I listened to Ralph Abernathy in his eloquent and generous introduction and then…

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