Friday, April 04, 2008

40 Years of Grief--Remembering the Hope

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was brutally taken from us forty years ago today. There are a number of tributes around the blogosphere but I'll give a bit of KOS Diarist, Audio Guy:
I remember the hope, and I remember the loss. I remember the way dreams died at Kent State. And my heart has been broken for forty years, mourning for the country that I love, and the dreams that I grew up with.
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And finally, Robert F. Kennedy, who himself would be dead in months, makes the painful yet eloquent announcement of MLK's murder.

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