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Unformatted text preview: 5. King underscores the interconnectedness of problems facing the US and the world 6. Points out: a. War impacts poor more than other socio-economic groups b. War efforts draw monies away from poverty programs c. Send poor to fight in disproportionate numbers d. Irony of sending marginalized black men to fight overseas for rights they do not enjoy at home Research Questions: 1. Did King realize the potential consequences of his position against Vietnam? 2. What factors motivated King to speak out against the war in Vietnam and did his action pave the way for other leaders to do the same? 3. What were the lasting effects of King’s movement towards a more radical approach? Additional Sources: 1. The Casualties of War, speech made by MLK 2 months before 2. Thomas Noer, article in Peace & Change, addressed elements of each of my questions....
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This note was uploaded on 07/12/2008 for the course MC 112 taught by Professor Phillips during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08