Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (Perennial Classics) Review

Overall Rating (based on customer reviews): 4.4 out of 5 stars
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Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (Perennial Classics)

The specs of ‘Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (Perennial Classics)’ are:

  • Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks (2004-01-06)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0060566922
  • Product Dimensions: 8×5.5×2.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds

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“The most comprehensive biography on King you’ll find”

First of all, this isn't a biography for the weak-hearted. It's around 1,000 pages on long. Rather than bouncing from Montgomery to Birmingham to Selma, as if the Southern Civil Rights Movement carried itself entirely on momentum, this book explores the… Read more

“The heavy burden of being a hero”

BEARING THE CROSS is a very detailed book on the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., American hero, civil rights activist, preacher and admirer of Ghandi and his nonviolent approach to social change. King came to the forefront of the… Read more

“Comprehensive look at MLK and the civil rights movement”

A great book which provides an in-depth and well researched look at both the life of Martin Luther King and the movement that he came to represent. This book presents a fair and objective perspective, and does not attempt to paint an idealistic or… Read more

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Martin Luther King, "Why I Am Opposed to the War in Vietnam"

Speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. against the "triple evils of racism, economic exploitation, and militarism." Audio.

This speech was released by Black Forum records, a subsidiary of Motown, and went on to win a Grammy (in 1972, according to Wikipedia, in 1970, according to Grammy website) for the Best Spoken Word Recording.

Excerpts of a Sermon at the Ebenezer Baptist Church on April 30, 1967.

Text of entire speech:

http://www.thekingcenter.org/archive/document/mlk-sermon-why-i-am-opposed-war-vietnam
Real Audio file of entire speech:
http://www.africanbynature.com/Resources_2/mlk_vietnam-1967-speech.ram

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