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MLK, Jr. and America’s new inequality

In 2014, Americans and friends of America are mark the 50th Anniversary of U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson’s openly-declared War on Poverty. In January, as America and the world celebrate the 85th birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it is important to remember the correspondence between King’s cry for racial harmony as well as equality and Mr. Johnson’s insistence that America throw off the shackles of unjust income inequality.