KING ON DISOBEDIENCE
- Letter from Birmingham Jail. LUTHER KING JR., MARTIN; Kass, Amy A.; Kass, Leon R. // AEI Paper & Studies;2013, p122
A letter is presented from the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. to the eight moderate white Alabama clergymen following their criticisms of the move by King to lead a civil disobedience in Alabama in April 1963.
- While Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. A Slain Sikh Is Remembered In Fresno. // News India Times;2/5/2016, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p10
The article talks about friends and family of a Sikh convenience store worker, murdered on New Year's Day inside the store in Fresno, California, remembering him during a candlelight vigil held at Fresno City College on January 16, 2016 to honor American activist Dr. Martin Luther King Junior.
- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. // Scholastic News -- Edition 2;Jan2000, Vol. 56 Issue 4, following p4
Provides information on the life of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. and his effort in the eradication of unfair laws in the United States.
- Still Under The Gun. Lacayo, Richard; Maddux, Barbara // Time;7/2/1998, Vol. 151 Issue 26, p34
The article focuses on the increase in gun crimes in the U.S. from 1968 to 1998. It mentions that it was in 1968 when civil rights advocate Martin Luther King Jr. and Senator Robert Kennedy were subsequently shot, prompting the passage of the Gun Control Act of 1968. Meanwhile, it mentions that...
- THE WHOLE TRUTH. // Ebony;May1969, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p56
The article reports on the trial of James Earl Ray, the assassin of African American civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. It reports that the main reason of the assassination was not known. Ray pledged gulity of the murder of King and was sentenced to 99 years in the state penitentiary....
- Gun Prohibitions for People with Mental Illness - What Should the Policy Be? Hickey, Jane D. // Developments in Mental Health Law;Jul2013, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p1
The article focuses on the gun prohibition laws for people with mental illness. Topics discussed include mass violence incidents culminating in the shooting, protection of an individual's Second Amendment right to possess a firearm and Gun Control Act of 1968 enacted by the U.S Congress...
- A bishop transformed. // National Catholic Reporter;5/10/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 15, p2
In this article, the author reflects on the issues related to the civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous "Letter from Birmingham Jail" in 1963. As mentioned, Catholic Bishop Joseph Durick was deeply moved and transformed by the civil rights leader's plea. It also adds that the...
- Civil Disobedience. // Michigan Citizen;4/15/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 23, pA4
The article offers several statements on the duty of civil disobedience issued by Stand Up for Democracy members who demonstrated at Coleman A. Young Municipal Center in Detroit, Michigan on April 10, 2012, including one from philosopher Henry David Thoreau, one from civil rights leader Martin...
- We Shall Overcome. Ling, Peter // History Review;Mar2003, Issue 45, p29
Analyzes the involvement of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. with non-violent protest in the U.S. Information on the non-violent demonstrations of 1960 and 1961; Details of King's awareness of the potential of economic pressure tactics; Reason why King's non-violence achieve no equivalent...