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Nonviolence or nonexistence

The day before he died, Martin Luther King said these words at a packed church in Memphis:

"Men for years now have been talking about war and peace. Now no longer can they just talk about it. It is no longer a choice between violence and nonviolence in this world, it is nonviolence or nonexistence. That is where we are today."

That's where we are today . . . half a century later!

Here in the U.S., we have a military budget pushing a trillion

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