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OUTLINE WITH STUDY QUESTIONS--MLK I. Introduction--What is King's response to the charge that he went to Birmingham as an "outside agitator"? HE IS IN BIRMINGHAM BECAUSE HE WAS INVITED AND BECAUSE HE HAS ORGANIZATIONAL TIES THERE 562 ALSO ANYONE WHO LIVES IN THE US CAN’T BE AN OUTSIDER. What are the four steps in a nonviolent campaign? 1.) COLLECTION OF THE FACTS TO DETERMINE IF INJUSTICE EXISTS 2.) NEGOTIATION 3.) SELF-PURIFICATION 4.) DIRECT ACTION What is the purpose of a direct-action program? THE PURPOSE OF THE DIRECT ACTION PROGRAM IS TO PRESENT THEIR BODIES AS A MEANS OF LAYING THEIR CASE BEFORE THE CONSCIENCE OF THE LOCAL AND NATIONAL COMMUNTIES 563 IT SEEKS TO CREATE A TENSION SO THAT THOSE WHO PREVIOUSLY REFUSED TO NEGOTIATE WILL BE FORCED TO CONFRONT THE ISSUE What is King's response to the argument that blacks should avoid direct action and patiently wait for their civil rights? WAIT ALMOST ALWAYS MEANS NEVER FREEDOM IS NEVER VOLUNTAIRLY GIVEN BY THE OPPRESSOR WE HAVE WAITED MORE THAN 340 YEARS…CAN’T SAY WAIT WHEN YOU HAVE SEEN MOB LYNCHINGS, POLICE BRUTALITY, 20 MILLION BROTHERS SMOTHERING IN AN AIR TIGHT
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