SG Letter from a Birmingham Prison

SG Letter from a Birmingham Prison - Who was he responding...

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Study Guide: Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter from a Birmingham Prison” 1. What makes a law just? What makes it unjust? 2. Why does Martin Luther King Jr. say that it’s easier to fight against the klu klux klan than against the white moderate? 3. What does he really hate about the white moderate? 4. Why does he write his “letter from a Birmingham jail?”
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Unformatted text preview: Who was he responding to? 5. Why does he advocate non-violent resistance? What is the main reason that he is against violence? 6. What are MLKs most effective rhetorical devices? Rhetorically, how would you distinguish his style from that of the Declaration of Independence?...
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