Thich Nhat Hanh reflects on Martin Luther King Jr.

During this week, when the world remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his 1963  “I Have A Dream” speech, it’s timely to hear the thoughts of Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh. Rev. King nominated the monk for the Nobel Peace Prize, and Thich Nhat Hanh may have influenced Rev. King’s attitude on the American war in Vietnam. Oprah Winfrey’s interview is thoughtful and illuminating.

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