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By the time you read this article, the American political and cultural establishment will be going through all the rituals of celebrating the holiest day in America’s secular religion: the Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday.
It is on this day that we choose to commemorate the birthday of Michael King Jr., a Baptist preacher from Atlanta, Georgia and the most recognized leader of the so-called “Civil Rights Movement,” who is the only American who is honored by the state with his own personal national holiday.
The racialist blogosphere will be commemorating the MLK federal holiday by rehearsing the familiar critique: that King was a plagiarist, that he was a charlatan, that he was a playboy and a serial adulterer who failed to observe the Ten Commandments, that he was financed by the Jews, that he was a communist sympathizer, that he was surrounded by individuals who had ties to the communist movement.
All of these damaging accusations leveled against King are true … and they are all discussed in Taylor Branch’s three volume Pulitzer Prize winning history of the Civil Rights Movement: Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63, Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65, and At Canaan’s Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68.
In Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore’s Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919-1950 and John Egerton’s Speak Now Against The Day: The Generation Before the Civil Rights Movement in the South, we are reminded that the segregationists were right and the Civil Rights Movement really was deeply rooted in Marxist tradition.
The Communist Party USA was agitating for “civil rights reform” before “the movement” was given its sanitized “mainstream” makeover in the 1950s. Martin Luther King, Jr became the public face of the “Civil Rights Movement” (which stretches back to the Plessy decision in 1896) following the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955.
W.E.B. Du Bois, who had been the recognized leader of the Civil Rights Movement since the Niagara Conference in 1905, died a communist in Africa the day before MLK gave his celebrated “I Have a Dream” speech in 1963. In commemorating MLK’s birthday, America forgets the radicalism of the movement that included such colorful revolutionary figures as Du Bois, Lovett Fort-Whiteman, A. Philip Randolph, Bayard Rustin, James Bevel, Stokley Carmichael, Malcolm X, and Diane Nash.
Is there anything further to be said about Martin Luther King, Jr. and his destructive legacy? The truth is that we haven’t even begun to scratch the surface of the MLK legacy and its long term implications for America. The MLK story is still unfolding on the stage of world history.
The Chinese historians and social scientists of the 22nd century will study the present era in the United States – its political system, its economy, its culture – more intensely than any other topic in American history to discern how and why the most powerful and prosperous nation in world history embarked on the course of national suicide.
You live in a society …
(1) You live in a society … where Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored with a national holiday, but not George Washington.
(2) You live in a society … where Barack Hussein Obama is president and Eric “My People” Holder is the Attorney General.
(3) You live in a society … where Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice became Secretary of State on account of their blackness.
(4) You live in a society … where the existence of race is ferociously denied and labeled a “social construct,” but where “disparate impact” is used as a litmus test to assess and prosecute “discriminatory” employment practices.
(5) You live in a society … where the U.S. military worries that the armed forces are “too White” and discriminates within its own ranks “to promote diversity.”
(6) You live in a society … where 35 percent of African-Americans live off the EBT card which is paid for by the White taxpayer.
(7) You live in a society … where universities create vast “diversity” and “multicultural” bureaucracies as they raise tuition and cut courses in the classics.
(8) You live in a society … where black people get Section 8 housing vouchers, where they get TANF welfare checks, where they get Medicaid, where they get free government cell phones, where they get energy assistance, where they get WIC, where they get the EBT card, where the federal government squanders billions of dollars to tear down blighted ghettos and to create “weatherized” green homes for African-Americans to “stimulate” the economy.
(9) You live in a society … where every hotel, restaurant, department store, and private business is required by federal law to cater to African-Americans.
(10) You live in a society … where restrictive covenants are illegal and housing discrimination is illegal and Whites have no legal ability to preserve the character of their neighborhoods and businesses.
(11) You live in a society … where every public school in America is integrated by federal law and federal court decisions.
(12) You live in a society … where government contracts are used as a way to promote favored “minorities.”
(13) You live in a society … where police departments and fire departments routinely discriminate against Whites to promote African-Americans.
(14) You live in a society … where there are “hate crime” laws which require states to keep track of “hate crime statistics” and which impose tougher sentences on those who are prosecuted under these “bias crimes.”
(15) You live in a society … where the worst possible thing you can be is a “racist.”
(16) You live in a society … where the Catholic, Protestant, and Mormon churches have all suddenly discovered that “racism” is a sin.
(17) You live in a society … where the federal government squanders billions of dollars every year on the “Head Start” program.
(18) You live in a society … where journalists systematically fail to provide the racial details of shocking crimes and/or selectively ignore or promote crimes to advance their agenda of portraying African-Americans as victims.
(19) You live in a society … where the wrong racial comment or the wrong breach of racial etiquette can end your career even if you are a Senate Majority Leader.
(20) You live a society … where blacks are portrayed in Hollywood movies as everything from scientists to fighter pilots to geniuses to the Almighty.
(21) You live in a society … where the race of comic book characters are routinely changed to promote blacks.
(22) You live in a society … where every collegiate and professional sports team has been forcibly integrated and where simply participating as a White Christian athlete on the national stage becomes a cross you must bear.
(23) You live in a society … where a Negro criminal can assault a White man who defends himself, and Hollywood turns it into a movie about a Hispanic who beats up two skinheads to protect an innocent African-American passenger from racist violence.
(24) You live in a society … where the White middle class is taxed by the federal government to the point where it limits its own birthrate for the government can redistribute their wealth to subsidize the Black Undertow which is responsible for most of the criminal violence in our society.
(25) You live in a society … where the Black Undertow is allowed to destroy towns, cities, counties and major metropolitan areas and where drawing attention to this is considered more shocking and outrageous than the violence committed by the actual criminals who have ruined Detroit or New Orleans.
(26) You live in a society … which celebrates “diversity” and “multiculturalism,” but wages unrelenting war against the Confederate flag.
(27) You live in a society … where Southern heritage advocates pony up thousands of dollars for H.K. Edgerton to sing Dixie at their events and for they can bask in the moral aura of his divine blackness.
(28) You live in a society … where the “Civil War” is contested by White Southerners on the grounds of the existence of “Black Confederates.”
(29) You live in a society … where the immigration laws have been reformed for the explicit purpose of transforming America into a Third World country.
(30) You live in a society … where “whiteness” itself is suspect, illegitimate, immoral, uncool and unjust.
(31) You live in a society … where Herman Cain can be taken seriously as a presidential candidate, but not someone with the racial and cultural views of Thomas Jefferson.
(32) You live in a society … where the technology industry is accused of being “too White” and apologizes for its lack of “diversity.”
(33) You live in a society … where the Mainstream Media casually remarks that Iowa and New Hampshire are “too White” to hold the first presidential primaries in the nation.
(34) You live in a society … where Rodney King, the Jena 6, and the Duke Lacrosse Stripper could be taken seriously as plausible civil rights martyrs.
(35) You live in a society … where Morris Dees makes over $300,000 dollars a year as a “civil rights activist” and gives lectures about “white privilege.”
(36) You live in a society … where you are forced to conform and censor your thoughts and pretend your own personal experience with African-Americans supports the dogma of racial equality.
(37) You live in a society … where veritable mountains of taxpayer dollars have been squandered on housing projects, healthcare, food, welfare, and integrated schools for African-Americans in pursuit of the El Dorado of racial equality.
(38) You live in a society … where a scientist as distinguished as James Watson, the discover of the structure of DNA, can lose his position at Cold Springs Harbor Laboratory for making politically incorrect observations about the intelligence of African-Americans.
(39) You live in a society … where free inquiry and science itself has become subordinated as handmaidens to the cause of radical egalitarianism and where Stephen Jay Gould was taken as seriously by the establishment as Trofim Lysenko was in the Soviet Union.
(40) You live in a society … where trial and error and experience is not considered a valid path to truth or a compelling argument against the a priori assumption of racial equality.
(41) You live in a society … which loudly decries “prejudice” and “stereotypes,” but which casually stereotypes and stigmatizes and pathologizes White males in popular culture.
(42) You live in a society … where a positive sense of White racial identity is culturally verboten, but where every other race is encouraged to celebrate and revel in its own non-White racial identity.
(43) You live in a society … where about 30,000 White women are raped every year by African-Americans and this isn’t considered a topic for “respectable” political discussion.
(44) You live in a society … where even Ron Paul swallows his pride and proclaims Martin Luther King, Jr. to be one of his personal heroes, a man who led the movement which resulted in the greatest expansion of central state power in American history, even though he voted against the Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday.
(45) You live in a city … where powerful American corporations like Pepsi shower racial shakedown artists with millions of dollars.
In short, you live in a society where literally everything from religion to morality to culture to science to the political system to the capitalist economy has been hijacked, reconstructed, and subordinated since the year 1965 to the ideal of promoting African-Americans over Whites. Cartoons have not even escaped the Spirit of the Age.
Everything from the definition of justice and marriage to the nature of reality to the meaning of liberty and equality … it has all been changed in service of the radical utopian project of uplifting and promoting African-Americans to “equality” with Whites.
This includes even the ideals of “non-violence” and “universalism” and “colorblindness” which the revolution rode to power. Those ideals were quickly discarded after they had served their purpose. The champions of “colorblindness” and “non-violence” spun around on a dime and embraced “affirmative action” and “violence” as another means of promoting and exalting blacks.
In the Age of Obama, the peculiarities of the anti-White system have become more striking and explicit than ever before: White people are starting to awaken to the fact that they are living through a distinct and unusual phase of American history which is openly hostile to their interests, Black Run Amerika.
Black Run Amerika (1965-Present) is based on the fundamental premise that White America is wicked, reactionary, immoral, unjust, and illegitimate … something best tossed aside into the dustbin of history, as we plunge forward into the multicultural utopia and egalitarian nirvana of the coming millenarian age, where the assumption is taken for granted on the basis of faith that this rollercoaster ride will somehow work out in the end.
It is often forgotten that Martin Luther King, Jr. wasn’t the only Marxist-inspired African leader of his time. If Martin Luther King, Jr. were alive today, he would be celebrating his 83rd birthday. Nelson Mandela of South Africa is 93-years-old.
What happened to MLK’s peers like Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana, Julius Nyerere of Tanzania, Mengistu Mariam of Ethiopia, or Laurent Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo? How did freedom and equality work out in the sub-Saharan African countries which gained their independence around the time MLK was active in the United States?
Stay tuned to OD as we explore these topics and the “Dark Continent” in Black History Month 2012:
The statue of Laurent Kabila above, who patronized multiple mistresses and was assassinated like Martin Luther King, Jr. in 2001, was made in North Korea and now stands outside the Palais de la Nation in Kinshasa. This is what the infrastructure looks like today in the Democratic Republic of Congo in the 52nd year of black freedom and equality.
Perhaps it is time to reassess the MLK legacy … before his heir Barack Hussein Obama gets reelected and America collapses in a similar manner.
Update: It wouldn’t be MLK Day without a drive-by shooting.
Note: “The Chastain Challenge” has been postponed until tomorrow. Actual Black Run Congo has plunged to the absolute rock bottom of the world pecking order in terms of human development. Its only competitors on the honor roll of failed states are Somalia, Chad, and Sudan.