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View Diary: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Letter from the Birmingham Jail (115 comments)

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    "I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro's great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen's Councilor or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the white moderate, who is more devoted to "order" than to justice; who prefers a negative peace which is the absence of tension to a positive peace which is the presence of justice..."

    I am proud not to be a moderate.  

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