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Darkness cannot drive out darkness

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” Martin Luther King, Jr. Seeking some words to grasp after the terrible violence of the week in Dallas, MN, and … Continue reading

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A Dream for the Day

Our six year old son is full of dreams. B. plans to be CEO of the LEGO Corporation, and has grand visions for the sets he will create and launch with Steve Jobs like panache. I’m glad to see he … Continue reading

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The Time is Right

“The time is always right to do the right thing.” I just finished reading a section of a Martin Luther King., Jr. biography with my son about the Birmingham bus boycott.  I’ve heard this story many times, but it’s worth … Continue reading

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King on Our Creative Gifts

Making good on our resolutions and goals is a popular January topic in the blogosphere. One somewhat unlikely source of inspiration on the theme is Martin Luther King Jr. Sure, on subjects like leadership, justice and social change, one can’t … Continue reading

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