It was 1967 when Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. endured a hurricane of criticism when he came out publicly against the war in Vietnam and called the United States government “the greatest purveyor of violence in the world today.”
Fact is, he hadn't seen anything near what we've become in that respect.
And we're still not analyzing that any.
Link to original post: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/25/opinion/25herbert.html?_r=1&src=me&ref=general