Letter From Birmingham Jail

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Civil Rights activist,Martin Luther King Jr., was arrested during a protest in Birmingham, Alabama in 1963. In response to his arrest and a criticizing letter written to him by white religious leaders , Dr. King wrote a letter projecting his beliefs and describing his nonviolent approaches to addressing racial injustice in America. This selection is for 10th grade students or any students studying Martin Luther King.

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