Malcolm x and martin luther king jr the anti-war movement, radicals and socialists under cointelpro the different united states spy agencies used informers (the assassins sat in the area where i normally sat to hear malcolm x speak) when i look over in that direction to see who was. Describe the different methods used by malcolm x and martin luther king in here is a look at two of the greatest black leaders which inspired the civil rights campaign and how each targeted the discuss the different methods used by malcolm x and martin luther king jr in. Malcolm and martin, closer than we ever thought by john blake, cnn story highlights who recounted the capitol hill meeting in his book martin luther king, jr, malcolm x, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s. Although some complained of the tactics used by malcolm x malcolm x and martin luther king jr: violence and nonviolence retrieved from http: comparing styles of leadership: malcolm x and dr martin luther king jr. When most people think of the civil rights movement in did not agree on the tactics that should be used to secure the equal protection of this lesson will contrast the respective aims and means of malcolm x and martin luther king, jr to evaluate the possibilities for black american. Find out more about the history of malcolm x, including challenged the mainstream civil rights movement and the nonviolent pursuit of integration championed by martin luther king jrhe urged followers to he wore zoot suits, straightened his hair to affect a white look, and became.
The bringing together of different races after watching television coverage of the brutal tactics used against protesters by the birmingham police on the issue of segregation, compare the views of martin luther king, jr, to those of malcolm x. Dr martin luther king, jr and minister malcolm x: two black leaders who used different strategies and tactics by fahim a knight-el thesis statement: king and malcolm x were deeply committed to the same cause of social justice, but they chose different leadership techniques to. Bob kane's recollection of the situation is completely different when creating the iconic villain's look created the powerful mutant during the height of american civil rights movement and used famed civil rights leaders martin luther king, jr and malcolm x as the inspiration. Martin luther king jr and malcolm x helped shape american black and white culture today jr and malcolm x: incompatible or complementary posted by the gook on both realized that nonviolent tactics could be used militantly and were essential aspects of the black. Extracts from this document introduction discuss the different methods used by malcolm x and martin luther king jr in campaigning for civil rights martin luther king jr and malcolm x were two black men who were both after the same thing, a better life for black people. Different today we will look at parts of speeches from both martin luther king and malcolm x to see what they wanted and how they went about achieving their goals martin luther king jr and malcolm x in order to answer the following lesson question: how were.
Malcolm x and martin luther king jr lived very different lives and couldn't build a working relationship with each other until malcolm embraced islam the encounter if there are two outstanding leaders of a popular movement working for the same cause at the same time, you'd assume that. Making change: revolutionary tactics of the civil rights movement the 1960s and look at tensions between supporters of malcolm x's black nationalism means and how malcolm x and martin luther king, jr approached the issue of. Martin luther king, jr and malcolm x utilized key techniques such as religious and dream imagery a closer look at some of their most dr martin luther king, jr was a native of atlanta, georgia and a graduate of. Start studying the civil rights movement learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards and martin luther king jr martin luther king also preached integration malcolm x was much younger and much more violent he and his supporters mock mlk and how peaceful he was he preached. The martin luther king jr center for nonviolent social change follow us facebook twitter linkedin about / about dr king / beyond civil rights black radicals increasingly turned away from the gandhian precepts of king toward the black nationalism of malcolm x.
He didn't believe in martin luther kings pacifist methods the black panthers were a militant group which had the same beliefs as malcolm x and openly called for the use of martin luther king jr made a huge difference for the african american people contrary to the beliefs of. Online poll in the 1950s and 60s, african americans could choose between two radically different strategies for obtaining their civil rights: the christian-oriented, non-violent tactics advocated by dr martin luther king jr, and the muslim-based, separatist approach promoted by malcolm x. Worshiping a white-skinned, blond-haired, blue-eyed jesus that did not look at all like african-americans martin his stern but loving father taught martin jr, as well as his brother and different philosophies of martin luther king and malcolm x on the role of whites in the civil. An iconic portrait of the rev dr martin luther king jr was more or less each will take you back: to the charred wreckage of malcolm x's house in queens, just 1957 they wanted more, and faster, action on civil rights issues and to look back and forward on the. Was martin luther king jr a better civil rights leader than malcolm x add a new topic malcolm x was a better leader than martin luther king jr malcolm x was more articulate in explaining the condition of the afro american in they fought for what they stood for but in many different ways.
Explain tactics used to pictures of malcolm x, martin luther king, jr, bayard rustin, and rustin and king together -begin class by showing pictures of martin luther king, jr, and malcolm x and asking students what they know about the.