The conspiracy involved many, and his blood is on the hands of the same politicos, pundits and establishment puppets who now celebrate him.
Martin Luther King Day has become a yearly ritual to turn a black radical into a red-white-and-blue icon. It is a day filled with old sound bites about little black children and little white children that, given the state of America, would enrage King.
During the 1960s anti-war movement, many leftists and Democratic Party leaders could not find common ground. That’s still true today.
Glen Ford, executive editor of Black Agenda Report, sees the African-American sheriff from Milwaukee as an opportunist who curries favor with the most bigoted elements of Donald Trump's base.