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The Impact of Africa in Shaping Martin Luther King’s Worldview

The Impact of Africa in Shaping Martin Luther King’s Worldview

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The Impact of Africa in Shaping Martin Luther King’s Worldview
By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Jitahadi_Imara]Jitahadi Imara

While most of the writings on Martin Luther King, Jr. focus on the civil rights movement, little effort has been made to place his speeches and worldview in the context the Freedom and struggles in Africa and other Third World countries. King was informed and inspired by the liberation struggles in Africa and other Third World countries. What has emerged from the voluminous materials and books written about Martin Luther King, Jr. is a single, truncated dimension of King and his worldview...

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Racial Segregation in America

Racial Segregation in America

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Racial Segregation in America
By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Karen_Larkin]Karen Larkin

When Dr. Phil McGraw interviews people on his television show who have done very bad things, he frequently asks, “What did you say to yourself that made you think that was okay?”

That question could also be directed toward nations, lawmakers and political leaders who commit or condone atrocities. Case in point, “Southern United States, Bible Belt in fact, what on earth did you say to yourselves to make you think that racial segregation in America was okay?”

This, of course, is a rhetorical question, as the era in question happened approximately sixty years ago. The answers might surprise you, however...

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