Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community? (King Legacy) download epub
by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,Vincent Harding,Coretta Scott King
One of the greatest orators in US history, King also authored several books, including Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story, Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?, and Why We Can’t Wait.
One of the greatest orators in US history, King also authored several books, including Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story, Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?, and Why We Can’t Wait. His speeches, sermons, and writings are inspirational and timeless. King was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968. Series: King Legacy (Book 2).
The last book written by King-his final reflections after a decade of civil rights struggles. This was the King of Where Do We Go from Here. King assesses the rise of black nationalism and the increasing use of the slogan ‘‘Black Power’’ in the movement. While he praised the slogan, he also recognized that its implied rejection of interracial coalitions and call for retaliatory violence ‘‘prevent it from having the substance and program to become the basic strategy for the civil rights movement in the days ahead.
Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community? is a 1967 book by African-American minister, Nobel Peace Prize laureate, and social justice campaigner Martin Luther King, Jr. Advocating for human rights and a sense of hope, it was King's fourth and last book before his assassination. He spent a long period in isolation, living in a rented residence in Jamaica with no telephone, composing the book.
King Legacy) Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (Author), Vincent Harding (Introduction), Coretta Scott King (Foreword) 819% Sales Rank in Books: 265 (was 2,437 yesterday) (112). Visit the Movers & Shakers in Books list for authoritative information on this product’s current rank. Messiah ERASED from Bibles.
Coretta Scott King (1927–2006), the wife of Martin Luther King, J. was an American author and human rights activist. She helped lead the civil rights movement after King's assassination, carrying the message of nonviolence and the dream of a beloved community to many countries, and spearheading coalitions and foundations. Civil rights activist Vincent Harding was a friend and colleague of King and worked with Coretta Scott King to establish the King Center in Atlanta, serving as its first director. A distinguished theologian and historian, he is the award-winning author of several books and lives in Denver, Colorado.
The Reverend Dr. was working for not only Negro . In reading this book and thinking about King's legacy fifty years after hi. . was working for not only Negro civil rights, but for economic rights for all poor people when he was cut down prematurely.
Chaos or Community? . On April 4, 1968, Dr. stepped out onto the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, and into his killer's line of fire.
Chaos or Community? By: Dr. Martin Luther King J. Coretta Scott King - foreword, Vincent Harding - introduction. As Dr. King prepared for the Birmingham campaign in early 1963, he drafted the final sermons for Strength to Love, a volume of his best-known homilies. King had begun working on the sermons during a fortnight in jail in July 1962. One shot ended Dr. King's life and forever changed the course of American history - setting into motion a massive cover-up that has withstood a quarter-century of scrutiny.
In 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, J. isolated himself from the demands of the civil rights movement, rented a house in Jamaica with no telephone, and labored over his final manuscript.
Chaos or Community? By Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Foreword by Coretta Scott King Introduction by Vincent . Inspired by Your Browsing History. was one of the greatest organic intellectuals in American history
Chaos or Community? By Dr. Foreword by Coretta Scott King Introduction by Vincent Harding. was one of the greatest organic intellectuals in American history. His unique ability to connect the life of the mind to the struggle for freedom is legendary, and in this book-his last grand expression of his vision-he put forward his most prophetic challenge to powers that be and his most progressive program for the wretched of the earth. Cornel West, professor of religion and African American studies, Princeton University, and author.
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Publisher: Beacon Press; 1St Edition edition (January 1, 2010)
Pages: 256 pages