Every time I post something about MLK, I have one friend who says “my favorite Republican!” (looking at you, Marty). I’ve never really questioned that and I think that Dr. King’s legacy is bigger and higher than party affiliation, and it’s an irrelevant point. But I stumbled onto this article that explores the topic in depth.
Another Republican claims that Martin Luther King Jr. was part of the GOP
Writer’s Description: Anyone driving the Interstate 240 beltway around Memphis will now see the new billboard at Getwell Road that proclaims “Martin Luther King Jr. Was A Republican. So Is Charlotte Bergmann. Charlotte Bergmann for Congress.” Bergmann is a Republican candidate in the Democrat-rich 9th Congressi…