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Response to hack89 (Reply #49)

Sat Aug 18, 2012, 11:51 AM

57. As Emil Zola said, "The law is an ass."

We should never forget that everything Adolf Hitler did in Germany was "legal" and everything the Hungarian freedom fighters did in Hungary was "illegal." It was "illegal" to aid and comfort a Jew in Hitler's Germany. Even so, I am sure that, had I lived in Germany at the time, I would have aided and comforted my Jewish brothers. If today I lived in a Communist country where certain principles dear to the Christian faith are suppressed, I would openly advocate disobeying that country's antireligious laws.

[center]-- Martin Luther King, Letter from a Birmingham Jail[/center]

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