t it ought to be” mea…cal activists initiated boycotts of these companies, they brought King’s last speech front of mind. Making America become “what it ought to be” means challenging injustice. This doesn’t refer solely to the criminal justice system. It also refers to opposing socioeconomic inequities.
Great analysis - the speech like many other offerings by people who become icons, has become people sort of boy to, and then go about their normal business, not thinking how they can apply those ideas to their own environment.