A teen would pin Dr. Martin Luther King Jr in the because during this time he was the leader of the Civil Rights movement of African Americans and he was a big name in that time period because of his Speech and movement
One of the biggest Human Rights Activist to date is Martin Luther King Jr. He lead the African American movement during a very racist period in history. Martin Luther King is famously known for his "I Have A Dream" speech.
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Though they differed early on, Martin Luther King and Malcolm X associated with each other. Later in his life, Martin Luther King shared many of the same beliefs as Malcolm X. March Martin Luther King and Malcolm X,
According to the King Center, Dr. King was arrested 30 times, one of them producing his revolutionary "Letter from Birmingham jail." Many people who resisted the Civil Rights movement are celebrating its very leader today.