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50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life and political activism of Martin Luther King, Jr. In the mid-20th century, black Americans continued to experience widespread segregation and discrimination. This gave rise to a dynamic Civil Rights Movement which demanded equal treatment for all Americans. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a key figure in this movement, and the lasting impact of his powerful speeches and peaceful methods means that he remains one of the most widely known and admired political activists in the world.
In just 50 minutes you will:
oLearn about the various discriminatory measures affecting African-Americans from the Civil War onwards
oDiscover the role of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his doctrine of non-violence in the Civil Rights Movement
oUnderstand the impact of King's actions and his continuing legacy in America and beyond
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