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Thoughtful words from Dr. King

Dear Editor:We rarely honor Dr. King beyond his “Dream.” Listen to him again:”This business of burning human beings with napalm, of filling our nation’s homes with orphans and widows, or injecting poisonous drugs of hate into the veins of peoples normally humane, of sending men home from war and bloody battlefields physically handicapped and psychologically deranged, cannot be reconciled with wisdom, justice and love. A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.”Mabel MacdonaldGlenwood Springs

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