Friday, April 4, 2008
Affirmation Action, Baby (baby), "Martha" Luther King
I was six years old when he was shot. I was a "pickaninny" living with my grandparents in rural northern Fla. I was 4 years from going to Dalton school, and being called a "filthy, river nigger" by Robert Redford's son Jaime. People in main stream media rarely focus on the connection between his Vietnam dissent and his assassination but he was killed a year after he publically came out against it.