Wednesday, February 08, 2006

Coretta Scott King, 1927-2006

Coretta Scott King was a great woman, and her passing is a great loss for America and the world.
A civil rights leader in her own right, she was a longtime activist for social equality for all races, genders, creeds and orientations, and she was active in anti-war causes. (In fact, she came out against the war in Vietnam two years before her husband, Martin Luther King, Jr.)

The Washington Post published a great obituary here.

Namaste, Mrs. King.

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