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  •  My grandfather was (5+ / 0-)
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    marina, WisVoter, Shliapnikov, KenBee, stevemb

    a retired state trooper. He was somehow aware of the Hoover files on MLK and said terrible things about him. I couldn't see how he could say such terrible things about a man who was doing so much good in the world.

    "The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power. Now do you begin to understand me?" ~Orwell, "1984"

    by Lily O Lady on Mon Jan 20, 2014 at 11:27:07 AM PST

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