Martin Luther King Jr being attacked as he marched nonviolently for the Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966, which was the most ambitious civil rights campaign in the North of the United States, and lasted from mid-1965 to early 1967.

Martin Luther King Jr being attacked as he marched nonviolently for the Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966 [401x510]

Martin Luther King Jr being attacked as he marched nonviolently for the Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966, which was the most ambitious civil rights campaign in the North of the United States, and lasted from mid-1965 to early 1967.

Herculaneum AD 79. A large number of people were sheltering in this seaside  boathouse. The ancient Roman town was destroyed by the same Mt. Vesuvius eruption that took out Pompeii.

Herculaneum AD 79. A large number of people were sheltering in this seaside boathouse. The ancient Roman town was destroyed by the same Mt. Vesuvius eruption that took out Pompeii.

Mysterious abandoned 'Chicken Church' built in the Indonesian jungle by the man who had a vision from God. - 9GAG

Mysterious abandoned 'Chicken Church' built in the Indonesian jungle by the man who had a vision from God.

Mysterious abandoned 'Chicken Church' built in the Indonesian jungle by the man who had a vision from God. - 9GAG

African slaves were very expensive (50 Sterling). Irish slaves were cheap (no more than 5 Sterling) and most often were either kidnapped from Ireland, or forcibly removed. They could be worked to death, whipped or branded without it being a crime. Many times they were beat to death and while the death of an Irish slave was a monetary setback, it was far cheaper than the death of an expensive African. African slaves were treated much better in Colonial America.

African slaves were very expensive (50 Sterling). Irish slaves were cheap (no more than 5 Sterling) and most often were either kidnapped from Ireland, or forcibly removed. They could be worked to death, whipped or branded without it being a crime. Many times they were beat to death and while the death of an Irish slave was a monetary setback, it was far cheaper than the death of an expensive African. African slaves were treated much better in Colonial America.

I can't really bring myself to laugh but I do completely wonder. I think that's the arch to heaven or something!

I can't really bring myself to laugh but I do completely wonder. I think that's the arch to heaven or something!

Two influential leaders who were sadly taken too soon for speaking truths many were afraid to hear. (Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr.)

Two influential leaders who were sadly taken too soon for speaking truths many were afraid to hear. (Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr.)

The Sword in the Stone at Montesiepi Chapel #history #legend

The Sword in the Stone at Montesiepi Chapel

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