This week a verdict made by a grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri sparked controversy and anger throughout the nation. As almost everyone is aware, the verdict was whether or not to indict Officer Darren Williams for the August 9th shooting of Michael Brown. 951 more words
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s position as an effective orator and passionate organizer of social movements is typically how most remember the civil rights leader and activist. 192 more words
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“In the midst of a mighty struggle to rid our nation of racial and economic injustice, I have heard many ministers say: “Those are social issues, with which the gospel has no real concern.” And I have watched many churches commit themselves to a completely other worldly religion which makes a strange, un-Biblical distinction between body and soul, between the sacred and the secular….