Many will say they marched with Rev. Martin Luther King Jr, but they will not show you this powerful message. The idea of personal responsibility has been lost through the years with the liberal agenda and no conservative push to remind the newer generations this is what King wanted.
It’s a shame a lot of young kids do not have this drive, but it can’t be blamed on one side as the other side also had a responsibility to spread this same message, and it seems it’s was convenient to let this drop off the cliffs of obscurity Thank God For Youtube!
This speech is reported to have been a segment from one of Dr. King’s speeches in Atlanta Georgia on August 11, 1967.
“Nobody else can do this for us. No document – can do this for us. No Lincolnian emancipation proclamation can do this for us. No Tennessonian or Johnsonian civil rights bill can do this for us.
If the Negro is to be free he must move down into the inner resources of his own soul and sign with a pen and ink of self assertive manhood his own emancipation proclamation.
Don’t let anybody take your manhood. Be proud of our heritage as somebody said earlier tonight, we don’t have anything to be ashamed of.
Dr. King continued the speech by saying that Racial pride wasn’t enough, that people of African descent in addition to have racial pride should be dedicated to improving the world.
Watch MLK Jr deliver this strong charge to this listeners:
Will you share this on your Twitter/Facebook timelines? Remind your friends, family and loved ones personal responsibility is the only way to freedom, no paper can do it.