Martin Luther King Day 2021

“Property is intended to serve life, and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect, it has no personal being. It is part of the earth man walks on. It his not man.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Nonviolence and Social Change: Massy Lecture Four 1967.

If this quote is to be true. If we affirm its meaning. We must, accept that this is the rationale that white people have used to subjugate black people for centuries. If you deny my humanity and reject the incantation performed by President Lincoln that transmogrified chattel into humanity you still view all descendants…