EDITOR'S COLUMN: Lesson on the walk up the mountain

How much progress have we made in the past 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis? Have we reached the mountaintop? Is the dream still alive? 

That progress, in many ways, is simply about shoes – as in “you have not walked in my shoes.”

It works both ways; you have not walked in MY shoes. 

The challenge is having a conversation where we agree to agree, agree to disagree and agree on what we can work together to change.