Martin Luther King Day 2015
JANUARY 19, 2015
Instead of cooperating with the other side, our politicians sound like Groucho Marx in Horsefeathers: "Whatever it is I''m against it." Fifty years ago in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and the rest of the old South, Blacks could not drink from "whites only" water fountains, could not sit at "whites only" lunch counters or swim at "whites only" public swimming pools. Copyright © 2014. As we do several times a year, we pass along this essay from Stan Stahl.