Democracy is the greatest form of government to my mind that man has ever conceived, but the weakness is that we have never touched it.

Isn’t it true that we have often taken necessities from the masses to give luxuries to the classes? Isn’t it true that we have often in our democracy trampled over individuals and races with the iron feet of oppression? Isn’t it true that through our Western powers we have perpetuated colonialism and imperialism? — Loving Your Enemies, MLK

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