Ignoring Dr. King’s message on economics has come back to haunt Blacks in America

Many people have allied themselves with the message and the mission of Dr. Martin L. King Jr. when it comes to racial harmony. But some are missing an important underlying part of his message that still resonates in today’s economic empowerment for Black Americans.

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.

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