The "civil rights" elite are still putting the memory of Martin Luther King's lieutenant Ralph Abernathy into the deep freeze. On September 1, four days after all the 50th anniversary events were done and after many Post pages were filled with gauzy memories, Washington Post reporter Michael Fletcher noticed that "save for an invitation to a White House reception that she said came too late to accept, [his widow Juanita] Abernathy was not asked to be part of the festivities."
"I was no more invited than if I were dead," she said. Remember Bryant Gumbel sneering "print the legend" at Abernathy? These black preachers like Al Sharpton aren't in the forgiveness business: