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Sat May 26, 2012, 04:51 PM

120. What was MLK's approach to achieving his goals?

Did he agree that violence was the answer? Do YOU think violence is needed? People disagree on this issue, OWS has committed itself to being non-violent. Some don't agree with them. What is your opinion on this issue?

Is it possible that MLK would have failed without those other leaders of the movement who believed violence was necessary at times?


I will ignore your personal attack for now, and not decide, for the moment, that it diminishes your credibility totally. I'm curious as to what your point is, who you agree with. Why are so determined to blame OWS for what Black Bloc does, especially if you believe that violence is okay or was, during the Civil Rights Era, or are you saying it was not? And are you saying that MLK was not a leader of the Civil Rights Movement? You seem to be all over the place and I'm trying to sort out where you stand.

Edited to add, are you denying that there infiltrators during the Civil Rights era, attempting to discredit it, and no, I was not referring to MalcolmX.

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