MLK’s Philosophy was Rooted in the Natural Law Tradition

Source: Independent Institute
by Michael de Sapio

“It’s typical of the progressive cast of our culture to focus on the forward-looking at the expense of the traditional—or if you prefer, to miss the traditional elements that lie at the heart of a genuinely progressive movement. So it is that in celebrating the accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr., his connection to the thread of the Western moral and philosophical tradition is often neglected.” (01/16/23)