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martin luther king jr.

martin luther king jr.
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    • United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)



    1. Martin Luther King, Jr., had won his first protest against injustice - peacefully.
    2. Martin Luther King, Jr., a man of peace, was killed by an assassin's bullet.
    3. Martin Luther King, Jr. persuaded the black citizens to protest peacefully.
    4. Martin Luther King Jr. fought for civil rights for African-Americans by teaching nonviolence.
    5. Martin Luther King, Jr., was the son of a black minister.
    6. Nobody could have guessed, in those days, the place in history that Martin Luther King, Jr. was to have.
    7. The strike had not been peaceful, however, and Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. begged both sides to be patient and calm.