Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. Never again can we afford to live with the narrow, provincial "outside agitator" idea.

from Martin Luther King, Jr – Letter From Birmingham Jail on Rap Genius

Meaning

Considering other human beings as outsiders only serves to promote separation and discrimination, refusal to engage and respect one another halts progress

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