Glen Ford: Direct Action Must Be Remembered As Part of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy + Dayvon Love: King’s Teachings on US Imperialism Opened My Eyes to Radical Thought

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TheRealNews on Jan 19, 2014

Glen Ford: The Civil Rights Movement ended official racial discrimination in the U.S., but many of its leaders broke with grassroots organizing and direct action and instead chose to become business leaders or members of the Democratic party.

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King’s Teachings on US Imperialism Opened My Eyes to Radical Thought – Dayvon Love on RAI (1/4)

TheRealNews on Jan 18, 2014

On Reality Asserts Itself, young Baltimore activist Dayvon Love tells Paul Jay how MLK’s teaching that American blacks must be anti-imperialist, changed his life.

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MLK and Black Identity – Dayvon Love on Reality Asserts Itself (2/4)

TheRealNews on Jan 18, 2014

Baltimore activist Dayvon Love discusses King’s concept of the importance a developing a black identity that people can use to organize independent institutions.

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4 responses to “Glen Ford: Direct Action Must Be Remembered As Part of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy + Dayvon Love: King’s Teachings on US Imperialism Opened My Eyes to Radical Thought

  1. Pingback: Gar Alperovitz: Understanding the Imperialist System Changed My Life | Dandelion Salad

  2. Pingback: William Pepper: US Government Killed Martin Luther King, Jr. | Dandelion Salad

  3. Pingback: Spirit of MLK Launches Worldwide Wave of Action | Dandelion Salad

  4. and people say that non violence doesnt work . here is the proof that it does work .

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