Gospel of Freedom gives us a startling perspective on the Letter and the man who wrote it: an angry prophet who chastised American whites, found solace in the faith and resilience of the slaves, and knew that moral appeal without struggle ...
Author: Jonathan Rieder
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
... Unity,” Birmingham News, April 12, 1963, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Call_For_Unity (cited 12-12013). 11. Martin Luther King Jr., “Letter from a Birmingham Jail,” http://www.africa.upenn.edu/Articles_Gen/Letter_Birmingham.html.
Author: Bryan Loritts
Publisher: Moody Publishers
Amber Vogel See also Birmingham , Alabama ; Civil Rights Movement ; Clergy ; Letters ; Preaching ; Race Relations ; Racism . " LETTER FROM BIRMINGHAM JAIL " Martin Luther King Jr. , Why We Can't Wait ( 1964 ) ; David L. Lewis , King : A ...
Author: Joseph M. Flora
Publisher: LSU Press
Bristling with the energy and resonance of his great speeches, Letter from the Birmingham Jail is both a compelling defense of nonviolent demonstration and a rallying cry for an end to social discrimination that is just as powerful today as ...
Author: Martin Luther King (Jr.)
Category: African Americans