This man is a voice for all ages and all seasons. Sadly, most people have probably never heard of this great civil rights leader. Vincent Harding wrote speeches for Martin Luther King Jr. and was one of his closest friends. But, he doesn’t live in the past. He is teaching new generations about the lessons of that time — and how those lessons can repair divisions in America today. He finds hope in young people today and says they are his answer to the question that drives him: “Is America possible?”
I listed to this over the weekend. I find it to be exceptionally insightful.
Civil discourse is simply not enough; we should strive to be more than just civil. To create a community of love (the beloved community).
If you have some time, give it a listen. It is well worth your time.