MLK, Jr. Holiday

Our thanks to our friend Odessa Settles and many friends along with the Nashville Symphony for the great concert at the Schermerhorn Concert Hall downtown Nashville last night. Particularly impressed that the concert avoided sentimentality, and focused on the substance, viz., King's six principles of non-violence. One of the most brilliant ways to co-opt someone is to make a national holiday out of their persona; all the more reason to remember the sort of things King really had to say, like this: